Posts Tagged ‘metamorphosis’
After so many rather sad poems of death, it seems appropriate to republish a few poems offering more hope. This is the second.
I know I only recently republished this poem but van Gogh’s use of the butterfly as a symbol of our capacity for transformation tempted me to use it again.
I have embarked on sequences of new posts which examine a number of ideas from books I have recently read. These ideas relate to where our society is heading and what we as individuals might be able to do about that. I decided that I also needed to republish other posts from the past that related in some way to that basic theme. This will include poems such as the one below.
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