Sharon Olds Quotes (Author of The Dead and the Living)
148 quotes from Sharon Olds: 'I was a late bloomer. But anyone who blooms at all, ever, is very lucky. ', 'There is something in me maybe someday to be written; now it is folded, and folded, and folded, like a note in school.', and 'Once you lose someone it is never exactly the same person who comes back.'
Mary Oliver, “Wild Geese,” from New and Selected Poems, Volume One Here’s a recording of her reading the poem: She did a wonderful interview with On Being. I used this quote to open The Steal Like An...