A collection of 5 posts

One poet on another

“Yeats sometimes gave the impression of being even a worse idiot than I am.” —Ezra Pound — The Paris Review (@parisreview) May 8, 2019

The rough beast rises

"Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold" A surge in quotes fm Yeats' The Second Coming & — Michiko Kakutani (@michikokakutani) June

When You Are Old

W.B. Yeats’ Classic Poem "When You Are Old" Gets Adapted Into a Beautiful Short Film — Open Culture (@openculture) March 3, 2017

Under Ben Bulben

An article about literary sites in Ireland prompted me to share this image from a postcard that's lived on my desk for more than 20 years.