Why I Wake Early: New Poems

Why I Wake Early: New Poems

Mary Oliver

Language: English

Pages: 88

ISBN: 0807068799

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

The forty-seven new works in this volume include poems on crickets, toads, trout lilies, black snakes, goldenrod, bears, greeting the morning, watching the deer, and, finally, lingering in happiness. Each poem is imbued with the extraordinary perceptions of a poet who considers the everyday in our lives and the natural world around us and finds a multitude of reasons to wake early.














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