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Sharon Olds's New Collection Chronicles the End of a Marriage

Sharon Olds shares work from her latest collection of poetry, Stag's Leap. Olds also talks about her partner's New Hampshire nature retreat where she spends her days, about finding her poetic voice in her 30s, and the "usefulness" of poetry. 4:01

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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