Robert Hass

Former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass teaches poetry at UC Berkeley. His most recent work is The Apple Trees at Olema: New and Selected Poems (Ecco, 2010).

Abbotts Lagoon: October


The first thing that is apt to raise your eyesAbove the dove-grey and silvery thicketsOf lupine and coyote bush and artichoke thistleOn the sandy, winding path from the parking lotTo the beach at Abbotts Lagoon is the white flashOf the … Read more