The New Renaissance The Society August 28, 2012 Poetry By Thomas Newton Just as the Renaissance was fueled by The printing press, the Internet has sounded A call for crafted poetry—a cry For quality that has the crude confounded. The plasma screen’s soft glow directs the Quest For human creative ability. The Classics that endure to feed the best Of thoughts, emotions, true nobility, Accomplishments, intelligence, true love, Style, creativity, taste, chastity, Wit, wanderlust, artistic beauty of The metrical line, serendipity . . . As Internet fed quality pervades, The mindless Modern Movement’s darkness fades. Thomas Newton is an ElectronicsEngineer and poet living in Winter Springs, Florida. His blog is conservativepoems.blogspot.com Click here for other poems by Thomas Newton Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.