The Meaning of Life, Part I
And welcome, yes, welcome, to the new and somewhat improved version of my lit
page. Since the original incarnation, I have learned HTML. So while the content
changes only a very little, the form is warm, wet, and waiting for you, in
alphabetical order. Was that gross? Sorry.
W. H. Auden
"Musee des Beaux Arts"
From Invisible Cities, 1972
T. S. Eliot
"East Coker", the second of the Four Quartets
"Dream of a Slave"
"LOVE, 20C The First Quarter Mile"
Selections from Ararat and The Wild Iris
"Variations on a Text by Vallejo"
"Anthem for Doomed Youth"
Lucia Maria Perillo
"Paula Becker to Clara Westhoff"
"The Truth the Dead Know", "The Starry Night", and "With Mercy for the Greedy"
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
An excerpt from Under Milk Wood
An excerpt from The Bridge of San Luis Rey
W. B. Yeats
"The Second Coming"
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