No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone. His significance, his appreciation is the appreciation of his relation to the dead poets and artists. You cannot value him alone; you must set him, for contrast and comparison, among the dead...
T.S. Eliot: Tradition and the Individual Talent
Nothing new under the sun? Maybe... or just a redefinition of what we mean by new.
The beauty of 'life' that is continually in a creative embrace.