John Hall Wheelock

John Hall Wheelock was an American poet who passed away in 1978. He was encouraged to learn poetry from a young age and graduated from Harvard University in 1908. He won numerous awards and published many different poetry collections including The Bright Doom and The human fantasy. 

Earth

by John Hall Wheelock

‘Earth’ by John Hall Wheelock is a short poem that addresses humanity’s intelligence. It features a Martian astronomer who is considering what happened to planet Earth. 

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