“The Second Coming”, by W.B. Yeats

This poem, written by Irish poet W.B. Yeats in 1919, is a rather dark view of a world that he felt was failing. I think it holds significant relevance today. While it holds spiritual imagery, it is not written as a “Christian” poem. Pay attention to his imagery related to the problem, especially in theContinue reading ““The Second Coming”, by W.B. Yeats”