Invictus – William Ernest Henley

Invictus is a poem written by William Ernest Henley. It was written in 1875 and published in 1888.  When Henley was in his 20’s one of his legs required amputation due to a complication arising from tuberculosis. Immediately after his amputation he was told his another leg would require the similar procedure. He changed his … Continue reading Invictus – William Ernest Henley