THE RHYTHM OF LIFE
If life is not always poetical, it is at least metrical.
Periodicity rules over the mental experience of man,
according to the path of the orbit of his thoughts.
Alice Meynell was extraordinarily well known during her career, which spanned the late-Victorian and mid-Georgian eras. Her elegant, acute essays were frequently praised, and as a poet she was given t...
Alice Meynell was a remarkable literary figure and personality of the latter half of the nineteenth century and first two decades of the twentieth. An independent woman for her era, Meynell was a lead...