Writer, teacher Robley Wilson dies at age 88

ORLANDO, Fla. — Writer Robley Wilson, a novelist and poet whose works won numerous awards and who also was an editor and teacher, has died at his home in Florida. He was 88.

His wife, writer Susan Hubbard, confirmed Sunday that Wilson died on Aug. 7 in Orlando. surrounded by “family, cats, books, and music.”

Wilson wrote three poetry collections, including “Kingdoms of the Ordinary,” and novels such as “After Paradise,” ”The World Still Melting” and “Who Will Hear Your Secrets.”