Poetry Makes Nothing Happen

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In honor of today’s World Cup final, I am posting a photo I took of W.H. Auden’s poem “In Memory of W. B. Yeats” while in Rio last year.

I love the line that goes: “Poetry makes nothing happen.” It is, somehow, true. But then, somehow, it’s not.

Read Rio de Janeiro, Sept 2013

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