Survival of the Broken: Analyzing “My Faithful Mother’s Tongue” and “Leningrad”

“The problem with surviving was that you ended up with the ghosts of everyone you’d ever left behind riding on your shoulders.” – Paolo Bacigalupi Czeslaw Milosz and Osip Mandelstam are two poets who have survived many tragedies during their lives. They both lived extremely difficult lives due to the situations in their homelands. Osip … Read moreSurvival of the Broken: Analyzing “My Faithful Mother’s Tongue” and “Leningrad”