Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver

Upstream: Selected Essays

Mary Oliver


nonfiction essays literary nature reflective relaxing slow-paced

150 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 th...
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reflective 93%
inspiring 56%
relaxing 48%
hopeful 37%
emotional 33%
lighthearted 18%
informative 13%
adventurous 12%
challenging 7%
funny 3%
mysterious 3%
sad 2%


slow 53%
medium 36%
fast 9%

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