Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Great Regulars: But this interrogation of faith offers,

perhaps, a kind of "reassurance", too: humans continue to find comfort and pleasure in the "held note or held line"; we return to songs and poems again and again in spite of our doubts.

[by Seamus Heaney]

Small Fantasia for W. B.

from The Times Literary Supplement: Poem of the Week: "Small Fantasia for W. B."


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