You Handed Me a Loaded Gun


Jacob Griffin Hall

Jacob Griffin Hall was raised outside of Atlanta, Ga and lives in Columbia, Mo, where he is a PhD candidate and works as poetry editor of The Missouri Review. His first collection of poems, Burial Machine, was selected as the winner of the 2021 Backlash Best Book Award and is forthcoming with Backlash Press. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in New South, DIAGRAM, New Orleans Review, 32 Poems, New Ohio Review Online, and elsewhere.