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The Ferryer (audio only)


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From The Father by Sharon Olds, published by Alfred A. Knopf. © 1992 by Sharon Olds. Used with permission. All rights reserved.


Sharon Olds

Born on November 19, 1942, in San Francisco, Sharon Olds has served as New York state poet laureate and a Chancellor for the Academy of American Poets.

Date Published: 1992-01-01

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