Poetic License and La Bohème - poster from the opera

Poetic Licence and La Bohème

Pucccini’s opera La Bohème isn’t a love story. It is a warning to women never to fall for a poet. Poets – like politicians – tell you the grey sky is blue and you believe them. It’s what they call poetic licence. Politicians we can get rid of. Poets live on with their rhymes and […]