Days of Awe

Maurya Simon

“Simon… rarely falters in the subtle music of her lines, the justness of her metaphors and the integrity of her praise.” —Publishers Weekly

ISBN: 9781556590238

Format: Paperback

About the Author

Maurya Simon was born in New York City and grew up in Europe and Southern California. She was educated at the University of California, Berkeley, Pitzer College, and the University of California, Irvine. In the 1970s and 1990s, Simon lived in South India, where she studied Tamil and pranayama yoga. She’s won numerous awards, including the 2019 IPBA Franklin Awards Gold Medal for her tenth volume of poems, The Wilderness: New and Selected Poems, 1980–2016 (2018).  Additional honors include a …

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