Mary Rose O'Reilley

Mary Rose O’Reilley’s first book of poetry, Half Wild, won the 2005 Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of Modern Poets. Her five essay collections are grounded in her life as a teacher, potter, musician, Quaker minister, Buddhist novice, and farm worker. She lives in Minnesota, where she tends to animals and organic gardens.

Half Wild - Cover
Half Wild
Earth, Mercy - Cover
Earth, Mercy