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Analysis of Seamus Heaney's poem 'The Blackbird of Glanmore'.

The Blackbird of Glanmore

 by Seamus Heaney

On the grass when I arrive,
Filling the stillness with life,
But ready to scare off
At the very first wrong move. 1,423 more words


Driving during Mid-Term Break: A Guide

It’s that time of year again! With schools set to close for midterm break, it’s a perfect opportunity for you to plan a well-earned family trip. 441 more words

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Poetic Interlude XCII

Mid-Term Break
By Seamus Heaney

I sat all morning in the college sick bay
Counting bells knelling classes to a close.
At two o’clock our neighbours drove me home. 161 more words

Poetic Interludes

Scary Halloween

Galway Maths Grinds wish you all a happy (if not scary) Halloween. Don’t be afraid. Click the image above. Why not take advantage of the mid-term break to catch up on anything you missed on your maths or physics course? 14 more words

5 People 1 Waterslide

Hola amigos! Hope you all had an amazing break and are looking forward to the next three…sorry…three and a half days of school before yet another weekend. 218 more words


Seamus Heaney - Absolute For You

On the first anniversary of Seamus Heaney’s passing, I found myself musing about how the poet handled the subject of death in his work. Over the decades of his exemplary career, respected critics regularly noted the sense of loss, death, a mourning for the past in Heaney’s work. 536 more words

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