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Was just reflecting on your weighty observation, Eugene.
Let me elaborate on my reply.
Difficult poetry should be no cause for disappointment to those who cannot
cope with it.
The modes and manners of poetry vary with poets.
Here, in fact, is God's plenty to choose from.
So relish what you like, readers.

Cheers,
CR

On Friday, June 17, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Good eye! Good eye! Eugene.
> Poetry has a million faces.
> Cheers to them all !!!
>
> CR
>
> On Friday, June 17, 2016, [log in to unmask]
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>> CR,
>>
>> On the baseball fields here, during the summer months, one constantly
>> hears the amateur coaches exclaiming "Good eye!  Good eye!" as each young
>> batter stands frozen in the batter's box:  words of encouragement lest the
>> poor child think less of himself because he or she cannot successfully
>> swing a bat.  Do you think the children and the childish poets,
>> little-league baseball and poetry too, might be better off if their
>> teachers and coaches instead honestly suggested to those in their care that
>> energies might be better expended on other pursuits?
>>
>> Sent from my iPhone
>>
>> On Jun 17, 2016, at 10:34 AM, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>> Altogether very resonant of Eliot's poetry, its themes and images.
>>
>> CR
>>
>> On Thursday, June 16, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>>> Written in the postwar '40s, Conrad's "Summer" seems to have been
>>> prompted by Eliot's "Little Gidding."
>>>
>>>      "Where is the summer, the unimaginable
>>>       Zero summer?"
>>>
>>> CR
>>>
>>> On Thursday, June 16, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Just came upon this poem by Conrad Aiken. Well, he writes as well as
>>>> his renowned friend, the great Eliot did. Wonder why he remained a lesser
>>>> poet. Or at least less well known.
>>>>
>>>> "Summer" by Conrad Aiken
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> http://charlesmatthews.blogspot.com/2010/03/poem-of-day-conrad-aiken.html
>>>>
>>>> CR
>>>>
>>>