The poet Robert Bly died at the age of 94. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Poet and author associated with the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement and known for Iron John: A Book About Men. His 1967 poetry collection, The Light Around the Body, received the National Book Award in 1968.
He had four children with his first wife, Carol Bly.
How did Robert Bly die?
In 2012, his daughter Mary told Minnesota Public Radio that Bly had Alzheimer’s disease. Bly died at his home in Minneapolis on November 21, 2021, at the age of 94.
It is surely a great calamity for a human being to have no obsessions.Robert Bly
The beginning of love is a horror of emptiness.Robert Bly
By the time a man is 35 he knows that the images of the right man, the tough man, the true man which he received in high school do not work in life.Robert Bly
When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching.Robert Bly