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… until the stone was bleached and pale,
and steps began to blend with sky.
Now the walls were smooth; a veil
of time and wind and life’s travails
had polished them, and so would I.

Quote above from poem called, “One Path.”

At once transcendent and accessible, Sandler’s writing gives voice to her generation of Baby Boomers and their elders. She illuminates their shared concerns over the passage of time and fading idealism, the death of parents, and loss of the environment, while maintaining hope for wisdom yet to come. Sandler often writes in classic forms to honor poetry’s roots while also addressing contemporary issues. Read more…

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