Self and Others
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Self and Others

Soul Making

John Keats’ response to suffering.

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John Keats desired to speak to and engage with the deepest parts of our being and help us find solace in a painful world.

Perhaps his greatest poems can best be understood by the insight and illumination provided in a passage from a letter Keats wrote to his bother in the spring of 1819. In this letter, Keats reasons why there is suffering in the world and…

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