Joshua St. Claire is an accountant who works as a corporate controller in rural Pennsylvania. His poetry has been published in The Inflectionist Review, The Delmarva Review, Blue Unicorn, ubu, and The Ghost City Review, among others. He is Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net nominee. His work was included in the 2022 Dwarf Stars Anthology, and he is the first-place winner of the Haiku Society of America’s 2022 Gerald Brady Memorial Senryu Award.
fledglings teeter and fall back into the nest rumspringa tie temple what he sacrifices on the altar daylilies one by one at dusk orange stars turn white raindrops we all descend the gorge seeking the Zambezi y-axis of all creation a pelican's dive