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  1. says:

    I love Stafford's matter of fact style his drawing upon the natural world and his profound everyday wisdom One of my favoritesStray MomentsWe used to ask remember? We saidour daily bread And it cameNow we want and security tooYou can't be too sure AndWhy should we trust? Who says?And Old Who doesn't speak any They used to have Thunder talk or

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    shefollowed where it went like a snowflakein love ravishing

  3. says:

    It is apparently a common thing in poetry publishing for a series of chapbooks to be turned into a mainstream publishing book and so it was with the last series of chapbooks to be written by William Stafford during his lifetime  The poems t

  4. says:

    One of my favorite collections

  5. says:

    One of my all time favorites nature y thoughtful calming

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    Even in uiet Places is a short collection of poetry by William Stafford January 17 1914 – August 28 1993 The poems are accessible to all and there's an afterward by Kim Stafford Oregon is celebrating the centenni

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    uietly and incessantly these poems compel the reader to listen to the voice that descends finer than dust or moonlight in A Note Slid under the Door I share this sense of the finer world beyond our senses and appreciate how palpable Stafford makes it seem as he alludes to the little sound in “Being a Person” or the something beyond music in It's Like This He anthropomorphizes such stolid structures of nature as rivers mountains and t

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    For me this collection of poems by William Stafford is a retreat into silence and beauty to those uiet places filled with light sometimes white sometimes rainbow hued of the reverence of nature of forgotten places and ways of life The poems in the last section of the book are part of a collection called The Methow River Poems written for the the US Forest Service as meditative texts to be displayed along a wilderness road Through this last

  9. says:

    I am an avid William Stafford fan so I did enjoy this bookIt also has one of my very favorite of his poems in it This late book is ac

  10. says:

    Having read and enjoyed Stafford's work in various anthologies and compilations I found this volume disappointing It contains some lovely gems but the collection itself has a dreary lugubrious and at times morbid flavor written by a poet who perhaps was obsessing a bit too much over his twilight years

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This book brings together four privately printed chapbooks and offers them to the general public in one volume All the poems are in William Stafford's familiar reflective voice. shefollowed where it went like a snowflakein love ravishing

Summary Even in uiet Places Poems

Even in uiet Places Poems

Sive landmarks and intimacies with the universe Long considered a major voice in twentieth century American poetry William Stafford is also one of our nation's most popular poe. uietly and incessantly these poems compel the reader to listen to the voice that descends finer than dust or moonlight in A Note Slid under the Door I share this sense of the finer world beyond our senses and appreciate how palpable Stafford makes it seem as he alludes to the little sound in Being a Person or the something beyond music in It s Like This He anthropomorphizes such stolid structures of nature as rivers mountains and trees so deftly the reader is hardly aware he is doing it Stafford reminds me of the mountains he describes in several poems one who pauses a long time and lets the world reveal itselfTwo favorites are Being a Person which is in one way a succinct parable of the creation story and In the Library which touches on the surreal You turn a page carefully Over your shoulder another day has watched what you do and written it down in that book you can t read till all the pages are done

Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ð William Stafford

And some had been freshly typed at the time of Stafford's death in August of 1993 The book is hospitable to a full range of experiences moods stunts with language tones expres. Even in uiet Places is a short collection of poetry by William Stafford January 17 1914 August 28 1993 The poems are accessible to all and there s an afterward by Kim Stafford Oregon is celebrating the centennial of Stafford s birth and I ve been reading and listening to a lot of his work The local library has a handful of audio collections with Stafford reading his poems If you cultivate an appreciation for Stafford s style I highly recommend listening to these recordingsWhile traversing this volume I notched the ears of the poems I liked best But when I was finished and had a chance to look back over my most liked their numbers jostled and shoved all wanting to be recognized Listing them all would be redundant yet I fear having to choose which to overlook So I will randomly choose three or four five poems in no specific order After A Sleazy Show Distractions Playing the Game With Apologies All Around In the Library The Bent Over ones Pretty Good Day What Gets Away From the Wild People Cottonwood Ask Me