Absolutely! Their sovereign power, their eminent domain!
--- On Sat, 7/10/10, Peter Montgomery <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> In other words, the poets use their imaginations. ;->
> ----- Original Message
> From: Chokh Raj
> a larger perspective
> Mystical Themes and Occult Symbolism in Modern Poetry: Wordsworth, Whitman, Hopkins, Yeats, Pound, Eliot, and Plath
> By Kim, Dal-Yong
> Edwin Mellen Press, 2009, 288 pages
> "This study argues that esoteric ideas of Friedrich Nietzsche and James Frazer provide answers to ontological questions about the origin and substance of poets looking beyond the established rationalist codes of the industrial society. The ideas also give comprehensive critical insight into creative bases on which the poets’ various mystical or occult ideas work to produce their distinct creative characters."