Goodness Exists and the New Knowledge

Herman Melville, 1819 to 1891

Yesterday (August 1) was Herman Melville’s birthday. He was born in 1819. I stumbled on that fact yesterday in my online travels. Of greater significance, I also stumbled on a wonderful poem by W.H. Auden simply called ‘Herman Melville’. “Goodness existed: that was the new knowledge…” Here is the poem: Herman…

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