Hillman has published seven collections of poetry, including Bright Existence (1993), Loose Sugar (1997), and, most recently, Pieces of Air in the Epic (2005), all published by Wesleyan University Press. She has also written three chapbooks, edited an edition of Emily Dickinson’s poetry, and co-edited the book The Grand Permission: New Writings on Poetics and Motherhood (2003) with Patricia Dienstfrey. Hillman serves as Olivia Filippi Professor of Poetry at Saint Mary’s College in Moraga, California.
Jan 01 1988
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Jun 01 1987
Festival of Weaving Maiden
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Jun 01 1985
A child looks down the ditch that is childhood and wonders how long it goes on: weeds walking out of the loved desolation, mica winking in the killer sun. All