How not to be a total jerk: Philip Larkin

Seems so simple when Jessica Hagy describes it: May not be that easy, though. In a letter (quoted in this long review by James Fenton) the English poet Philip Larkin also had what I thought was an insightful comment, though perhaps it's obvious in retrospect:  The more sensitive you are to suffering the nicer person youContinue reading “How not to be a total jerk: Philip Larkin”