Oliver’s Toad

This morning I delighted in a single line of poetry from Mary Oliver’s Toad.  Can’t exactly say why it thrilled me, other than my love of storytelling, maybe.  The line transported me to a place and time of imagination; where I remembered Einstein once said, “Imagination is everything.”  Oliver’s line of poetry that sparked and delighted me:  “I was walking by.  He was sitting there.”



About Sabra Bowers

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2 Responses to Oliver’s Toad

  1. A toad visited me last week- “just sitting there” contemplative. 😏

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  2. Sabra Bowers says:

    I would love to see one in person. It has been far too long. Yay, that you got to see one!


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