By Gale Acuff

Gale Acuff

Gale Acuff has taught English at universities in the United States and China, and is currently assistant professor at the Arab American University in Palestine. He has three collections of poetry and has been published in many literary journals over the years.



SACRIFICE   I don’t want to die and go to Hell but then I don’t want to die at all and not even for Heaven, where, Miss Hooker says, I should want to live when I’m dead, my soul she means, my body will just turn to dust she says, but I think at first…