Max Ehrmann Essays
Max Ehrmann's "Desiderata" as a Didactic Poem 8th Grade
"Desiderata" and Other Poems
Max Ehrmann’s “Desiderata” is a didactic poem that deals with improvement of the self and outlines a simple, positive credo to achieve happiness in relationships and hence in life. “Desiderata” is Latin for “desired things,” and the poet sees...