VIRTUAL POETRY BOOK CLUB // Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford

Due to COVID-19, this will now be a VIRTUAL book club hosted on Zoom.

The June Poetry Book Club pick is Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford.

This is a VIRTUAL EVENT. Register here:

This is a free event. No purchase is necessary to attend, but you can purchase the book ahead of time on our website below.

Each month, Poetry Club meets to discuss one must-read book of poems, whether a timeless classic or an award-winning contemporary. Led by Napa poet Kathleen Patterson, who has been an enthusiastic book club member since its beginning, meetings are open to all levels of poetry readers, both the curious and the committed.

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 7:00pm
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This is a virtual event.
Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555976644
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - January 7th, 2014

"In our time there has been no poet who revived human hearts and spirits more convincingly than William Stafford." —Naomi Shihab Nye

Some time when the river is ice ask me
mistakes I have made. Ask me whether
what I have done is my life.
—from "Ask Me"