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The Secret Iron of the Heart

Songs at the Forge of Awakening Man: Poems

December 1982
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  • Publisher
    Adonis Press
  • Published
    1st December 1982
  • ISBN 9780932776068
  • Pages 182 pp.
  • Size 5.5" x 8.5"

Arvia MacKaye Ege, daughter of dramatist Percy MacKaye and a gifted artist in her own right, discovered the work of Rudolf Steiner as a young woman and was able to meet him and attend the festive founding of the Anthroposophical Society during Christmas 1923/24. From then on, her life was dedicated to Rudolf Steiner’s work.

The poetry collected in this book,is the fruit of the inner experience, granted to Arvia MacKaye Ege as a result of her dedication.

Arvia MacKaye Ege

Arvia MacKaye Ege (1902–1989) was a poet and founder of the Rudolf Steiner Educational and Farming Association. The daughter of playwright Percy MacKaye, in 1972 she founded the Rudolf Steiner Association in Ghent, New York, the umbrella organization for the Hawthorne Valley Farm, the Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School, and the visiting-students program there. She crossed the threshold at 86 in January 1989.