Posted by Victoria S Dennis on March 20, 2008 at 11:12:
In Reply to: Poem's author? posted by Pug on March 20, 2008 at 10:06:
: Who is the author of this poem?
: When the flush of a new-born sun fell first on Eden's green and gold,
: Our father Adam sat' under the Tree and scratched with a stick in the mould;
: And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart,
: Till the Devil whispered behind the leaves, "It's pretty, but is it Art?"
It's by Kipling, and it's called "The Conundrum of the Workshops".