I love Mary Oliver's poetry and writings. She examines the great beauty and tragedy of life. It always gives me a new perspective on reality. I think her work is wonderful.Published 8 months ago by Dottie Wren
Mary Oliver is my favorite poet, and this volume is just an exceptional example of her work. Her insights into nature are profound.Published 9 months ago by S. Hankins
Her imagery of birds is very appealing to me. I watch birds and she has a real gift for seeing birds and using the phrases that remind me of special times when I've been out... Read morePublished 9 months ago by agave 1
A beautiful publication with a wonderful selection of poems and essays by Mary Oliver. If you love the immediacy of nature and the mystery of an amazing world you will treasure... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Susie M.
Up to her usual lyrical style. Great little book - small enough to carry with, but plenty of good food-for-thought.Published 21 months ago by exotec
Mary Oliver's work in general, and in this volume in particular, has restored my faith in American poetry. Read morePublished on November 25, 2011 by Terri