‘Poetry’ Archive

What Really Happened to Poetry and Classical Music? November 30, 2015 No Comments

In recent years one would get the impression that both poetry and classical music have declined in popularity except in rather esoteric “hip” circles; at least the newer kinds of poetry and classical music being written are not, for the most part, popular among the masses. ┬áBut is that really their fate? Or did they […]

An Amazing Millay Sonnet March 29, 2011 1 Comment

This sonnet by Edna St Vincent Millay has, for some reason, been sitting on my desk for a year or so, and I just found it. Keep in mind that it was written in 1939, thirty years before men actually landed on the moon, and the sonnet, among other things, predicts that event. But in […]