• "Doty's impressive range of gifts are all on show here"

  • "Doty's ability to meditate on the profound moments in life that co-exist in seemingly mundane situations is inspirational"

  • "Doty's new collection is immensely enjoyable, and as technically rich as ever"

    Times Literary Supplement
  • "Succinct and moving... Effortlessly done, condensing his soul searching into neat and beautiful soundbites"

    The List
  • "Moving, splendidly observant, and unflinching, Mark Doty's poems extend the range of the American lyric poem"

    American Academy of Arts and Letters