Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rilke & Meteors

The cosmos is undoubtedly loving it!  Just before an asteroid comes closer to Earth than any yet known, the largest meteor in 105 years hits the Earth.  & the last one, in 1908, also hit eastern Russia.  Go figure!  I … Continue reading

Posted in Rainer Maria Rilke | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Rilke on Music

For a long time, Rilke enjoyed music somewhat but at the same time tended to be suspicious of it because of the emotions it arouses.  He questioned emotions which weren’t directed to some specific phenomenon, natural or human.  But then, … Continue reading

Posted in Rainer Maria Rilke | Tagged , , | 1 Comment