The Wild Swans at Coole

Posted on 03. Nov, 2016, in Ecology, PoetryNo Comments


Autumn is a time of change and endings – a movement from the bright lights of summer to the darker days of winter – bringing with it colour and magnificent light. The “Wild Swans at Coole” is a lyrical poem by WB Yeats looking at a changing world where autumn brings out a melancholic reflection on life and its temporal beauty. Here is Dermot Roantree reciting the wonderful poem.

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