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The Coil
The Coil
Oct 9, 2018 · 2 min read

Poem by Gary Every

GARY EVERY is the author of nine books, including Shadow of the Ohshad, a compilation of the best of his award-winning newspaper columns concerning Southwestern history, folklore, Native Americans, and the environment, and The Saint and the Robot, regarding a medieval legend the author uncovered about Thomas Aquinas.
Second place winner of the 2010 Luminaire Award for Best Poetry.

The Coil

Literature to change your lightbulb.

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