Tag: Viral Modernism

‘The blood-dimmed tide is loosed’

‘… So for example, the Yeats poem “The Second Coming” [that’s the one that starts: “Turning and turning in the widening gyre/ The falcon cannot hear the falconer”]. That’s a canonical poem. He wrote it in 1919, and it has been read, quite rightly, as … Continue reading ‘The blood-dimmed tide is loosed’

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