. . . If what a tree or bush does is lost on you,
You are surely lost. . . .
~ David Wagoner, Excerpt from "Lost"
Full text of "Lost" from Traveling Light: New and Collected Poems (University of Illinois Press, 1999) [Also see the collection on GoogleBooks.]
David Wagoner, b. 1926 [At this Poetry Foundation page, you'll find links to a selection of poems by Wagoner, as well as links to audio poems and recordings.]
Profile at Famous People
Radio Interview at KUOW
David Wagoner on FaceBook (via Wikipedia)