The Flower That Splits the Rocks: What Poetry Has to Do With Everything

English: Passport photograph of American poet ...

English: Passport photograph of American poet and medical doctor William Carlos Williams. Image courtesy of the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University.http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/dl_crosscollex/brbldl/oneITEM.asp?pid=2044328&iid=1203722&srchtype= (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

  It is difficult
to get the news from poems
yet men die miserably every day
for lack
of what is found there.[21]

William Carlos Williams

1883-1963

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Carlos_Williams

About margaretjeanlangstaff

A lifelong critical reader with literary tastes, a novelist, short story writer, essayist, book critic and so on for many years ....a consultant to publishers, a friend and supporter of others, admittedly a small group but my kind of people, interested in literary things and of writers who aspire to writing not just books (or poems, stories, novels, plays etc.) but literature.
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