📚 node [[rainer maria rilke]]
Rainer Maria Rilke
- A person.
- writer poet novelist.
- Several critics have described Rilke's work as "mystical". His writings include one novel, several collections of poetry and several volumes of correspondence in which he invokes images that focus on the difficulty of communion with the ineffable in an age of disbelief, solitude and anxiety. These themes position him as a transitional figure between traditional and modernist writers.
- My grandfather had a few of his books; need to try to remember which. I don't have them now, it seems; might be back in Argentina.
- Lived in switzerland.
- prinssi-taivaanlintu recommended the dark interval: https://twitter.com/PrinceVogel/status/1340091785545191425 /photo/1.
- letter to a young poet is highly rated: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/46199.Letters_to_a_Young_Poet?from_search=true&from_srp=true&qid=ODy8CEvz19&rank=1
📖 stoa (open document) at doc.anagora.org/rainer-maria-rilke
⥅ related node [[grandfather]]