After she realized she had lost her battle with cancer, my wife Melissa wrote a letter to our children.
Paradoxically, Wordsworth’s theology may have formed a more effective counterforce to Darwin’s ideas than Biblical orthodoxy itself.
In 1848 Ralph Waldo Emerson is on record as having paid a return visit to the then aged Wordsworth.
Orcs were made from elves, not the other way around. And that is not my subject here. Beauty comes first.
One of my favorite poems (actually, a famous extract from the longer work Jubilate Agno) is Christopher Smart’s “To My Cat Jeoffrey.”