that nobody hears.
. . . you live on a world where stumbling
always leads home. . . .
~ Poet William Stafford
Quoted from "You and Art" in Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems William Stafford (Graywolf Press, 2014)
William Stafford, 1914-1993, Poetry Consultant for the Library of Congress (1971-1972), Oregon Poet Laureate (1975-1989), Author of More Than 60 Books
William Stafford Profiles at Academy of American Poets, Modern American Poetry, The Poetry Foundation