Poet Sharon Olds’ New Collection Mourns and Heals the End of a Marriage

BY Margaret Myers  October 11, 2012 at 6:41 PM EDT

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.

Read the full transcript here.