Posts Tagged ‘ restraint ’

The Powerful Reticence of Elizabeth Bishop | New Republic

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The poet was reserved and private in an age of confession. Now, a new biography tries to reveal her secrets.

Source: The Powerful Reticence of Elizabeth Bishop | New Republic

‎”The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence;
not in silence, but restraint.” ~ Marianne Moore