Every September early I reread W. H. Auden's poem, "September 1,
1939." It may be my most favorite poem of all. I commend it to your
attention. It lifts my spirits ..a little.
there is a longish, somewhat dated perhaps, but good commentary on it
I could be Bernie Sanders older brother by similarity. I was born in Manhattan, 1940, he, about a year later, in Brooklyn. I too am a white male American. A retired college professor of philosophy. We both were born of Jewish parents. I was (more...)