By Adrienne Rich
“Certain traces had turn into like incantations to me, phrases I’d chanted to myself via sorrow and confusion” —Cheryl Strayed, Wild
“The Dream of a standard Language explores the contours of a woman’s middle and brain in language for everybody—language whose plainness, laughter, questions and the Aristocracy everybody can reply to. . . . nobody is writing higher or extra wanted verse than this.”—Boston night Globe
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The Dream of a Common Language: Poems 1974-1977 by Adrienne Rich