‘lines written in the days of growing darkness’ (mary oliver)

Mary Oliver‘s¬†poem “Lines Written in the Days of Growing Darkness”¬†appeared in the New York Times last Sunday, while we were visiting a friend who had recently made the decision to forego treatment of a deadly cancer, and live out her life, eyes wide open. Every year we have been witness to it: how the world … Continue reading ‘lines written in the days of growing darkness’ (mary oliver)