Some books by Kim Stafford

Most recent:

Having Everything Right: Essays of Place, the 30th anniversary edition, with an additional essay, from Pharos Press, 2016. This book originally came out from Confluence Press in 1986, and now has a new life thanks to Pharos.


Legacy of Beginning: Poems in Bhutan (Larkspur Press, 2013).

100 Tricks Every Boy Can Do: How My Brother Disappeared (a memoir…Trinity University Press, 2012).

Prairie Prescription (poems…Limberlost Press, 2011).

Pilgrim at Home: Vagabond Songs (a CD of original songs…Portland: Little Infinities, 2009).

Every War Has Two Losers: William Stafford on Peace and War, Kim Stafford, Associate Producer (a film…San Rafael, CA: Zinc Films, 2009).

Down in My Heart: Peace Witness in Wartime, by William Stafford, edited with an introduction by Kim Stafford (Oregon State U. Press, 2006).

A Thousand Friends of Rain: New & Selected Poems (Carnegie Mellon U. Press, 2005)

Every War Has Two Losers: William Stafford on Peace & War. Edited by Kim Stafford (Milkweed Editions, 2003).

The Muses Among Us: Eloquent Listening and Other Pleasures of the Writer’s Craft (University of Georgia Press, 2003).

Early Morning: Remembering My Father, William Stafford (memoir/biography… Graywolf Press, 2002).

Wheel Made of Wind (a CD of original songs…Portland: Little Infinities, 1997).

We Got Here Together (a children’s book illus. by Debra Frasier…Harcourt Brace, 1994).

Wind on the Waves (fiction, with photographs by Ray Atkeson…Graphic Arts, 1992).

Lochsa Road: A Pilgrim in the West (essay, illus. H. Hinchman…Confluence Press, 1991).

Entering the Grove (essays, with photographs by Gary Braasch…Peregrine Smith, 1990).

Places & Stories (poetry; Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1987)

Having Everything Right: Essays of Place (Confluence Press, 1986; Viking-Penguin, 1987; Japanese translation, Editions Papyrus, 1994; rpt. Sasquatch Books, 1997; rpt. Pharos Press, 2016).

Rendezvous: Stories, Songs, & Opinions of the Idaho Country (folklore collection; Idaho State University Press, 1982).

A Gypsy’s History of the World (poetry; Copper Canyon Press, 1976).

In addition, there is a series of small books available at for $5 & $6:

     The Flavor of Unity: Post-Election Poems

     The Right to Be Forgotten: Poems While Traveling

     Meditations and Poems for Writers

     Circumference: Poems of Consolation & Blessing

     Earth Verse

© Kim Stafford 2012