The earth we are riding keeps trying to tell us
something with its continuous scripture of leaves.
~ William Stafford, Poet__________________________
* Quoted from the poetry collection A Scripture of Leaves (Brethren Press, 1989; 2nd. Ed., 1999).
William Stafford, 1914-1993, American Poet; Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, 1970
William Stafford Archives
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Interview with William Stafford at Artful Dodger