Voices

Carolyn Oliver’s poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in FIELD,  The Greensboro Review, Booth, Gulf Stream, Frontier Poetry and elsewhere.

Arts & Culture Books
Carolyn Oliver January 26, 2019

“Listen,” writes Mary Oliver, urging the reader to put aside questions and doubts as she describes terns wheeling over ocean waves, “maybe such devotion, in which one holds the world/ in the clasp of attention, isn’t the perfect prayer,/ but it must be close.” With Devotions, Oliver,

Arts & Culture Poetry
Carolyn Oliver August 09, 2018
Her joy lashed me. I felt my every edge whittled.
Arts & Culture Poetry
Carolyn Oliver November 03, 2016
In the wind I lose the tumble of bone-white rocks down the hillside in summer