At once it struck me what quality went to form a Man of Achievement, especially in Literature, and which Shakespeare
possessed so enormously - I mean Negative Capability, that is, when a man is capable of being in uncertainties,
mysteries, doubts, without any irritable reaching after fact and reason.
– John Keats
Featured Poet –
Dr. Mirriam-Goldberg was the 2009-13 Kansas Poet Laureate. She has written two novels, most recently, Miriam’s Well, a number of memoirs and non-fiction books, and has been author or editor of over two dozen novels, including six...