So is Cocktail Party.
John Angell Grant <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
"The Family Reunion" is a detective story....
On Sunday, January 18, 2015, Rickard A. Parker <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
In an interview with Eliot Prize winner David Harsent:
Question: Is it true you once wrote detective novels?
Answer: I think poetry and detective novels do sometimes go together. There was a rumour TS Eliot wrote one (perhaps it was called Little Bloodshed?).
Anyone hear of this?
Also in the interview:
Question: What do you think poetry can do that other forms of writing cannot?
Answer: Poetry is a condensed form. It is much closer to music than to prose. If I can’t hear the music, I don’t think it is a poem.