Canto II

More Pound, and at this point you need to know your way around the poets of his time, and it helps if you have some of the clues. Sordello was Browning’s long poem,, that took seven years. The cantos, however, took most of Pound’s life, and in my view were never finished. Extract Book the […]


10 July 19

There are times of restoration and renewal, but there is always resistance to this. (Given that Matt Briggs ends up talking about repairing radios, I am not talking about that kind of resistance). But woe to those who resist. Today a reminder that not only do all good things come to an end. But so […]