Ecotone heads to DC this weekend for the 2018 Split This Rock Poetry Festival!
Find us at the Social Change Book Fair on Saturday.


Sam Pickering

Sam Pickering is from Nashville and is a member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers. He teaches English at the University of Connecticut and has written twenty-five books, his most recent being Journeys, a collection of familiar essays, and A Tramp’s Wallet, an account of months spent in Australia.

The Last Exam

I’ve spent sixty-five years in school starting at four when I entered kindergarten. The time has come for me to leave the classroom. I’m living on the hallelujah side of life, as the gospel song puts it. When I wake…