About D.H. Lawrence

D.H. Lawrence (September 11, 1885 - March 2, 1930) was an English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter who published as D. H. Lawrence.

Liberty: The Deepest Whole Self of Man

By |2015-11-18T12:39:16-06:00November 18th, 2015|Categories: Community, Freedom, Liberty, Quotation|

Men are free when they belong to a living, organic, believing community, active in fulfilling some unfulfilled, perhaps unrealized purpose. Not when they are escaping to some wild west. The most unfree souls go west, and shout of freedom… The shout is a rattling of chains… Liberty in America has meant so far the breaking [...]

All Souls

By |2018-10-25T17:20:05-05:00November 1st, 2015|Categories: Poetry|

They are chanting now the service of All the Dead And the village folk outside in the burying ground Listen—except those who strive with their dead, Reaching out in anguish, yet unable quite to touch them: Those villagers isolated at the grave Where the candles burn in the daylight, and the painted wreaths Are propped on [...]

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