“Love is not love until love’s vulnerable.”
– The Dream by Theodore Roethke, as found on the inside of a Trader Joe’s chocolate bar wrapper
Theodore Roethke (1908-1963) was an American poet who won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry, for his book The Waking. His other best known books include The Lost Son, The Far Field, and Words for the Wind. His poetry is noted for its rhythm, imagery and focus on nature.