Every now and then I write poems.
I used to write a lot of them when I was a younger man. Many young people do. I was lucky enough to find a friend who read them and encouraged me. 490 more words
Book Review – Beowulf – Translated by Seamus Heaney
Author: Anonymous (This Edition Translated by Seamus Heaney)
Genre: Epic Poetry
Year of Release: Original c. 347 more words
Electric Light – Seamus Heaney
Heaney’s 2001 collection is a nostalgic look at some of his most important friendships. Through his verse, we get warm and loving insight into his relationship with fellow poet Joseph Brodsky, “who revved English like a car”, and glimpses into his own awakening to literature whilst a teenager in Ireland. 184 more words