Van Gogh Hopes in Arles by V.C. McCabe

V.C. McCabe is an Appalachian poet, the author of Give the Bard a Tetanus Shot (Vegetarian Alcoholic Press, 2019), a Contributing Editor of Barren Magazine, and Social Media Manager of Animal Heart Press. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and featured in exhibits and journals worldwide, including Kurt Vonnegut Museum & Library, Poet Lore, Prairie Schooner, The Minnesota Review, and Tar River Poetry. Her website is, and you can find her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.