“I didn’t lie! I just created fiction with my mouth!”
My favourite ancient Greek poet, Homer. These words should be the mantra of every fiction writer out there. 22 more words
Poor Tennyson, like so many of the Victorians today, he can come across as pompous, grandiose, even corny. Or, worse, quaint.
That is our loss, I think, and a result of our own myopia and a contraction of our brains and senses. 1,035 more words