And the Ship Sails On
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Joel Brouwer is the author of two books of poems, Exactly What Happened and Centuries. His poems, essays, and reviews have appeared in AGNI, Boston Review, Crazyhorse, Gettysburg Review, Massachusetts Review, The New York Times Book Review, Paris Review, Parnassus, Ploughshares, Poetry, The Progressive, Tin House, and other magazines. He has held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, and the Mrs. Giles Whiting Foundation. He lives in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and teaches at the University of Alabama.
"And the Ship Sails On" originally appeared in Post Road #8 (2004), and is scheduled to appear in his forthcoming book And So (Four Way Books, 2009)
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