Rilke's timeless letters about poetry, sensitive observation, and the complicated workings of the human heart.
Here follows the highs and lows of a relationship between two extraordinary personalities.
“We are in the presence here of a major American poet whose voice at mid-century in her own life is increasingly marked by moral passion.”—New York Times Book Review
"Undersong is a remarkable poetic document...."--Adrienne Rich
“A keen awareness of our place in the cyclic nature of life is the theme that dominates this remarkably clear-sighted and gracefully written collection. . . . Highly recommended.” —Library Journal, on Heroes in Disguise