In honor of Women’s History Month, here is our recommended list of living women poets that you should be reading and talking about. We read everything we can get our hands on by these poets, and will continue to read and review their work.
These poets are arranged in alphabetical order by their last names…
Mary Oliver is an American poet. She has won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. The New York Times described her as “far and away, this country’s best-selling poet.” (via Wikipedia)
Reading her poem “The Summer Day”: