Some Thoughts on Neruda’s Poetry

Having read Neruda’s iconic collection Veinte Poemas de Amor y una Canción Desesperada, I felt compelled to write about some of the patterns, motifs and techniques that make his romantic poetry quite as widely lauded as it is. Metaphor Neruda favours the metaphorical in the place of the literal almost as a rule. Take, for … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Neruda’s Poetry