Treasure No 28: Bad Poetry or Good Light Verse?

Treasure No 28: Bad Poetry or Good Light Verse? by Norman Nicolson: An article from Bulletin 101, Autumn 1964 (From the Church Times, April 24th, 1964, by courtesy of the Editor) ight verse, poor girl, is under a sad weather’—so said Mr W. H. Auden in Letters from Iceland, which contains perhaps the most brilliant, sustained specimen of the form …