Poetry therapy: I never sought the glory @ Medium

I’m starting up my poetry therapy articles again, and I’ll be posting them to my brand-new Medium page. I hope to see you there…

Antonio Machado’s poem “I never sought the glory” is an almost Taoist contemplation of the ephemerality of fame. In this poem he states that he’s never sought it out, he doesn’t want it, which is a strange claim to make for a poet, isn’t it?

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