Category Archives: Mary Oliver

Mary Oliver: From ‘The Uses of Sorrow’

“Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.” Mary Oliver: From ‘The Uses of Sorrow’ Palace Gate Counselling Service, Exeter

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Wild Geese by Mary Oliver

Wild Geese ‘You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees For a hundred miles through the desert, repenting. You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it … Continue reading

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