Tag: Archibald MacLeish

For its own sake

(National Poetry Month, Day 11)     As we continue to enjoy some poems about language and writing, let’s read a poem about poetry. I guess we could call it a meta-poem.   I admire Archibald MacLeish’s ability to conjure up a series of multi-sensory images, unrelated though they may seem, to convey the message that poetry is primarily meant to be appreciated, not … Read More For its own sake