Funeral for a Poem

Sometimes you meet poems in the strangest ways. I still remember how I met C. P. Cavafy's poem, "Ithaka." It was in reading about Jaqueline Kennedy-Onasiss's funeral. The poem was read at the service by her longtime companion, Maurice Tempelsman. Some don't know that Mrs. Kennedy was a great champion of poetry and even wrote … Continue reading Funeral for a Poem