Tuesday postimagism

If you read the biography of Hilda Doolittle you begin to understand why most of her lovers wanted to live with someone more peaceful: and, as for many “moderns” of the last century her fascination with Freud (who analysed her) led to involvement in the occult. She was one of the fouding imagists, but this […]


24 Sept 19

I’m writing this on a day where the first world problem is that a travel agent has gone bust, but there are far worse things going on in the world most days. I would add that success is a harder test of virtue than failure, and riches than poverty, because many when they succeed forget […]