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Even in quiet places : poems

Author: William Stafford
Publisher: Lewiston, Idaho : Confluence Press ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed by National Book Network, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Ninety poems gathered from four privately printed limited editions are now available to the general public. Stafford's poems demonstrate his profound understanding of freedom and social justice while showing us ways to establish harmony in our own lives.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Stafford
ISBN: 1881090191 9781881090199 1881090167 9781881090168
OCLC Number: 34610043
Notes: "A James R. Hepworth book."
Compiled from four of the author's previously published works: Who are you really, wanderer?, Holding onto the grass, History is loose again, and The Methow River poems.
Includes index.
Description: x, 120 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Another Language --
Deep Light --
Stray Moments --
History Display --
Spirit of Place: Great Blue Heron --
All the Time --
Being Young: Eleven --
Back Home on Class Day --
Facts --
Being Saved --
Playing the Game --
In a Country Churchyard --
Big World, Little Man --
Something You Should Know --
Over in Montana --
A Story I Have to Tell You --
Farrier Talk --
A Farewell, Age Ten --
Sometimes --
A Glimpse, Age Five --
Old Prof --
Poetry --
In the Book --
That Day --
Report to Someone --
With Apologies All Around --
One of the Stories --
For Robert I. Stafford --
Grace Abounding --
After a Sleazy Show --
My NEA Poem --
You Forget --
Learning to Adjust --
Men --
Distractions --
Pretend You Live in a Room --
From the Ink on This Page --
Getting Here --
Up a Side Canyon --
East of Broken Top. In the All-Verbs Navaho World --
Malheur Before Dawn --
For Our Party Last Night --
Knowing Where You Are --
Some Names --
Survival Course --
How You Know --
Listening to the Tide --
Good Thought --
In the Library --
A Note Slid Under the Door --
La Bohème --
Even in the Desert --
The Bent-Over Ones --
Bristlecone --
The Way Trees Began --
Watching Sandhill Cranes --
Weeds in a Vacant Lot --
By the Chapel --
A Presence --
January's Child --
Freedom of Expression --
Coming to Know --
Someone You Don't Know --
It Returns at Times --
Twelve --
Cottonwood --
Looking Out in the Morning: Carson City --
Time Goes By --
How It Can Be --
Bad Dreams --
Influential Writers --
For the Chair of Any Committee I'm On --
A Child of Luck --
Browser. Being a Person --
Silver Star --
Where We Are --
Ask Me --
Is This Feeling About the West Real? --
From the Wild People --
Time for Serenity, Anyone? --
A Valley Like This --
You Can't See It, But --
From This Lookout Point --
I'm Any Old Tree --
You Reading This: Stop --
Emily, This Place, and You --
It's Like This --
"Nobody cares ..." --
Pretty Good Day --
Real People --
The Whole Thing --
What Gets Away.
Responsibility: by William Stafford ; afterword by Kim Stafford.

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Ninety poems gathered from four privately printed limited editions are now available to the general public. Stafford's poems demonstrate his profound understanding of freedom and social justice while showing us ways to establish harmony in our own lives.

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