Irish poet who combined mythology, folklore, and natural images in his verse.
He had a lifelong interest in mysticism, spiritualism, occultism and astrology, and joined the paranormal research organization The Ghost Club in 1911, of which Charles Dickens had also been a member.
My poem, The Second Coming, is still widely known and quoted today.
Proposed to Maud Gonne three times, but she later married another.
He is a famous Irish writer, much like Oscar Wilde.