And what better way to celebrate NaPoMo than with Seamus Heaney?
And some time make the time to drive out west
Into County Clare, along the Flaggy Shore, 122 more words
“That’s something poetry can do for you, it can entrance you for a moment above the pool of your own consciousness and your own possibilities.”
I find myself thinking of my father a lot these days, perhaps because I am nearly his age when he died. I am drawn to the memory poems of Seamus Heaney, Brendan Kennelly, Michael Longley and others; poems that decant a blessing from recollections of family and friends long past. 354 more words