Poetic Investigations

Tom D'Evelyn on Poetry and Its Others (philosophy, theology, poetics)

Metaxy, Friendship, and an Ode by Horace

The metaxy is a “metaphysical” concept of how we live consciously in the world. It is often called “the between.” One may study it in the pages of Eric Voegelin, … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Aphorism: Yes, Horace

Yes, Horace: poets who think their minds represent reality are like poisoned grizzly bears loose in the forum.

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment