I didn’t know Mary Oliver before, after Elana Wolff told me that my work, There is a Mary Oliver-like feel of ‘merging with nature’ captured in simple diction and similes, and unusual images…I started to read Mary. I was amazed by her feelings toward Nature, all kinds of creatures. so humble, so easily blending…
I guess we all connect with a true feel for the power of nature and the healing strength of wildness. as Roy MacGregor said.