This is the first, wildest, and wisest thing I know, that the soul exists, and that it is built entirely out of attention.
Quote by Mary Oliver
I have a notebook with me all the time, and I begin scribbling a few...
I worked probably 25 years by myself, just writing and working, not trying to publish...
I love the line of Flaubert about observing things very intensely. I think our duty...
As a child, what captivated me was reading the poems myself and realizing that there...
I was very careful never to take an interesting job. If you have an interesting...
To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work
I simply do not distinguish between work and play.
I have a notion that if you are going to be spiritually curious, you better...
Almost anything is too much. I am trying in my poems to have the reader...