“Ross Gay’s eye lands upon wonder at every turn, bolstering my
belief in the countless small miracles that surround us.” —Tracy
K. Smith, Pulitzer Prize winner and U.S. Poet Laureate
The winner of the NBCC Award for Poetry offers up a spirited
collection of short lyric essays, written daily over a tumultuous
year, reminding us of the purpose and pleasure of praising,
extolling, and celebrating ordinary wonders.