"Everything is Waiting for You" by David Whyte

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"Everything is Waiting for You" by David Whyte

David Whyte reads his poem, “Everything is Waiting for You.” This poem is featured in David’s On Being conversation with Krista, “Seeking Language Large Enough.” Find more of his poems, along with our full collection of poetry films and readings from two decades of the show, at Experience Poetry.

David Whyte is the author of The Heart Aroused: Poetry and the Preservation of the Soul in Corporate America , Consolations: The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words , and The Bell and the Blackbird . His latest collections are David Whyte: Essentials and Still Possible .

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  • Evaa22

    Daily listen podcast this is <3

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    Evaa22

    This one really hits home

    4 months ago·9 likes·
  • Kimberly

    10:30 til around 20:00 is a great part

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    Daisyee

    Just amazing!

    4 months ago·2 likes·
  • Markus

    Great episode loved the thing but the intro was a little long

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    ludi2

    The part where he mentions that he wants to be adopted by a more functional family even at 45 yrs really hits home. Really delineates how no matter how old and independent you are, you still need love and support.

    4 months ago·9 likes·
    ludi2

    Daily listen podcast this is <3

    4 months ago·4 likes·
    Moriss

    Just amazing!

    4 months ago·9 likes·

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