Learning to Live in the World: Earth Poems by William Stafford


Watson, J. & Apol-Obbink, L. (1994). Learning to live in the world:  Earth poems by William Stafford. San Diego: Harcourt Brace.

This collection of poems by National Book Award winner William Stafford reflects his struggles with the world as well as his delight in and respect for the earth. In straightforward language, the poems convey complex feelings and ideas about earth-loving and earth-keeping and will inspire all of us to savor each day and its small miracles.

  • Winner 1995 Hungry Mind Books of Distinction Award