The Stranger – A Poem By Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, wrote ‘The Stranger’ in 1907. We have forgotten what our ancestors understood and took for granted: people tend to seek, and be happier with, their own people.
16 October 2021
The Beginnings – Rudyard Kipling
The poem first appeared in Kipling’s 1917 collection ‘A Diversity of Creatures’, where it accompanies the short story “Mary Postgate”.
15 February 2019