Mr. Hamm has been making audio recordings of his poems to prep for open mics, and he sent along this video version of "Illinois, My Apologies." And now we're sharing it with you, to listen and enjoy!
Originally from the flatlands of central Illinois, Justin Hamm now lives and writes in Missouri. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in New York Quarterly, Cream City Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, Red Rock Review, The Brooklyn Review, and numerous other publications. More about Justin and his work can be found at http://noiseforitsownsake.