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When You Are Old by Kevin Higgins

When You Are Old

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after William Butler Yeats

When you are old and bald and full of crap
and sitting there in threadbare rags, 241 more words

Blasphemies

Kevin Higgins Reviews 'How To Lose Your Home & Save Your Life'

Here it is: the first review of my debut collection, ‘How To Lose Your Home & Save Your Life‘, by poet Kevin Higgins… 610 more words

Poetry

Irish liberal foresees own enduring relevance

By Kevin Higgins //

My words are smoother than the essential oils
the Taoiseach last week
had his parliamentary assistant rub
into his badly traumatised buttocks. 357 more words

Poetry

It Was For This by Kevin Higgins

It Was For This

 
  That Queen Maeve prepared for battle
by angrily shaving her armpits with a razor
  improvised from north Fermanagh shale.
For this W.B. 563 more words

Dispossession

Two Reviews in the West

I owe more than a fair share of my best memories to Galway City so I’m delighted to see that I’m the subject of two reviews in that fine town. 211 more words