About Steven Ray Smith
Steven Ray Smith’s poetry has appeared in Slice, The Yale Review, Southwest Review, The Kenyon Review, Pembroke Magazine, Grain, Puerto del Sol and others. New work is forthcoming in The Columbia College Literary Review. A complete list of publications is at StevenRaySmith.org. He lives in Austin with his wife and children and is president of a culinary school.

TYRANT #2: About Face

March 14, 2017

When a migrant is elected president

of the senior class and weevils

empty the bolls and the beloved state champions […]