A voice like his is badly needed in our time for its clarity, [and]…its sense of mystery and transcendence.
—PETER MAKUCK, The Laurel Review
One relishes his jauntiness, his ever-varied grammatical attack, and the wiry suppleness of his phrasing.
To encounter Samuel Hazo’s voice is to feel grounded and recharged with the vigor of life.
—NAOMI SHIHAB NYE