Quite simply, the best cultural review in the world
Apollo & Daphne
was right!Support The
The block yields up the girl, just as he’d hoped.
in metamorphic rock. Turn. Non-foliation
of the whole drama, were already there.
a glancing sting, her final backward glance
Passion transforms, and not even a god
Longing. The scent of bay will always be most strong
This article originally appeared in The New Criterion, Volume 31 February 2013, on page 30
Copyright © 2015 The New Criterion | www.newcriterion.comhttp://www.newcriterion.com/articles.cfm/Apollo---Daphne---7549
E-mail to friend
Introduction to a selection from Hesiod's Work and Days, translated by A. E. Stallings
April 29 2015
Edmund Burke Award Gala
The Walter Duranty Prize for Journalistic Mendacity
Introduction to The Kennedy Phenomenon
The Kennedy Phenomenon: "Watching the Kennedy Train-Wreck"