Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver

Upstream: Selected Essays

Mary Oliver

nonfiction essays literary nature reflective relaxing slow-paced

192 pages | first published 2016

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One of O, The Oprah Magazine's Ten Best Books of the Year The New York Times bestselling collection of essays from beloved poet, Mary Oliver. "In the beginning I was so young and such a stranger to myself I hardly existed. I had to go out into t...
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reflective 93%
inspiring 56%
relaxing 49%
hopeful 36%
emotional 32%
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challenging 7%
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mysterious 3%
sad 2%


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