paddy d daly

Rookie (11 7 1961 / balinasloe)

To Seamus Heaney - Poem by paddy d daly

The ink You used
was bluestone,
The paper Whitewash,
We used it to spray
the spuds and paint
the walls, you might
have done that too,
Instead,
You ploughed furrows
of blue on white and
We reaped the harvest.

(Seamus Heaney RIP)


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Written on the day he passed

Comments about To Seamus Heaney by paddy d daly

  • Rookie - 361 Points Shania K. Younce (8/26/2014 3:36:00 PM)

    This is a beautiful poem. I dearly enjoyed reading it. I wish you all the best. Bien! (Report) Reply

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,692 Points Noreen Carden (12/29/2013 1:49:00 PM)

    This is a beautiful tribute to the master so well written a touch of the Heaney about it well done (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013


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