Archive for March 15th, 2003

Eve Tushnet, whom I have stupidly neglected to add to my blogroll until now, posts the world’s greatest cat poem, really more an eccentric sermon, by Christopher Smart (1722-1781), considered by many to be the first mad poet in English history. Smart was locked up periodically for praying incessantly in the street. His friend Dr. […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted March 15, 2003 @ 4:00 PM | Poetry