Mary Oliver

Little Owl Who Lives In The Orchard - Poem by Mary Oliver

The text of this poem could not be published because of Copyright laws.

Comments about Little Owl Who Lives In The Orchard by Mary Oliver

  • (5/10/2007 3:33:00 PM)

    The last stanza is a prosy, sentimental FOOTNOTE to the powerfully and
    vividly imagistic stanzas that precede it. If one were to delet the last stanza from one's copybook or computer file, one would have Mary Oliver at her best.

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: valentine, dark, spring, house, fear

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 28, 2014

Mary Oliver's Other Poems

  • A Dream Of Trees
  • A Visitor
  • The Journey
  • Wild Geese
  • When Death Comes

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]