Reeling the tree line out of my chest


Rushing Pittman is a transgender man from Alabama. His writing has appeared in Heavy Feather Review, Annulet, Sundog Lit, jubilat, The Boiler, BOOTH, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Bodega and other various journals. More of his work is forthcoming in Press Pause Press. He is the author of the chapbooks Mad Dances for Mad Kings (Factory Hollow Press, 2015) and There Is One Crow That Will Not Stop Cawing (Another New Calligraphy, 2016). He earned his MFA in poetry from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He is an editor for Biscuit Hill, an online poetry journal. You can find more of his work at