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Mary Oliver Quote

“You want to cry aloud for your mistakes. But to tell the truth, the world doesn’t need any more of that sound.”  –Mary Oliver

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Wild Geese

“Tell me of despair, yours, and I will tell you mine.” This past spring, I struggled. With silent stealth, an unfamiliar desolation supplanted my joy.  And I wasn’t alone. Others I loved also felt something unseen grasping at their ankles, … Continue reading

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Mary Oliver Quote

“Listen, are you breathing just a little and calling it life?” –Mary Oliver

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Mary Oliver Quote

“What I have done is learn to love and learn to be loved. That didn’t come easily.” –Mary Oliver, poet

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Certain Poems

“A poem begins with a lump in the throat; a homesickness or a love-sickness. It is a reaching out toward expression, an effort to find fulfillment. A complete poem is one where an emotion has found its thought and the … Continue reading

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