I should have listened to Cavafy – a poem

I already made it to Ithaca, but I do not feel very old or very wise. Perhaps I came here too soon after sunrise, Thinking I knew how to be in the world, When, in reality, I’ve still got a great deal to learn – Laistrygonians and Cyclops of my own to conquer, But I didn’t have the patience to wait any longer! If I’d … Continue reading I should have listened to Cavafy – a poem