The writing is sparse but used with such a deft hand that you are awash with its beauty. Must read.Published 5 months ago by Jarrod Rowe
of course this is another treasure
she writes so clearly about the paradox of life.
It is a book of very sweet stories about Owls and other birds. I am a fan of Mary Oliver's poetry and this one is excellent. I also love her book entitled DOG SONGS.Published 13 months ago by Zelda Barnard
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 19 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 20 months ago by S. Hankins
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 on May 29, 2013 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 on November 16, 2012 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