Poet of the Day: Mary Oliver

Today we’re going to highlight poet, Mary Oliver. She is the winner of both a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award for her poetry and her poems tend to focus on the natural world. If you’re interested in exploring some of her work we have three of Oliver’s collections here in the library: New and Selected Poems, Volume One; New and Selected Poems, Volume Two; and A Thousand Mornings.

And since few things beat hearing a poem as read by its author below please find three readings by Mary Oliver:

Ahh, poetry.

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