T.S.Eliot

The Wasteland of Broken Images

Dwight Longenecker
4 min readMar 5, 2024

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By Dwight Longenecker

Some time ago an old college friend who had gone on to be an English professor admitted that he not only did not enjoy the poetry of T.S.Eliot, but he didn’t have the faintest clue what Eliot was about.

I had been a fan of Eliot for a long time and asked what the problem was. “The poetry is totally fragmented. Nothing is connected. It seems like no more than a…

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Dwight Longenecker

Catholic priest, author and speaker. Read his blog, browse his books and be in touch at dwightlongenecker.com