James Kerr

James Brian Kerr is a writer and blogger who lives and works in the Endless Mountains of Pennsylvania. His fiction, essays and poetry have appeared in the Sewanee Review, Red River Review, Elephant Journal, A New Song, and other journals. His book The Long Walk Home: A Meditation on Losing a Job and Gaining One’s Self is forthcoming from Blydyn Square Books in fall of 2021.

Latest from James Kerr

June 30, 2020

Dear Self: Today I Won’t Talk Poorly of You.

June 20, 2020

Let’s Take a Moment to Thank all the Good Dads out There.

March 31, 2020

We are Battling Two Enemies & only One of them is a Virus.

February 2, 2020 Editor's Pick

Wrestling with my (Dying) Father: Lessons on Fatherhood from a Hospice Bed.

January 14, 2020 Editor's Pick

“What if he’s Turning into a Butterfly?”—Thoughts on Grief as I W…

December 23, 2019 Editor's Pick

How Losing a Parent Changes You for the Holidays.

January 26, 2019

Life is a Series of Mini-Journeys and I Just Completed A Big One