October 11, 2012
Sharon Olds Reads 'Bathing the Newborn' and Other Poems
Sharon Olds shares work from her latest collection of poetry, "Stag's Leap," a book grieving and healing at the end of a marriage. 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.
In the web extra below, watch Sharon Olds read more of her work.