Seamus Heaney

(April 13,1939 - August 30, 2013 / Castledàwson, County Londonderry)

Poems of Seamus Heaney

21. Postscript 12/28/2011
22. Requiem for the Croppies 12/28/2011
23. Rite of Spring 12/28/2011
24. Song 11/11/2010
25. Strange Fruit 12/28/2011
26. Tankas For Toraiwa 1/10/2012
27. Testimony 12/28/2011
28. The Early Purges 12/28/2011
29. The Grauballe Man 12/28/2011
30. The Harvest Bow 11/11/2010
31. The Otter 12/28/2011
32. The Perch 12/28/2011
33. The Tollund Man 11/11/2010
34. Twice Shy 12/28/2011

Personal Helicon

for Michael Longley

As a child, they could not keep me from wells
And old pumps with buckets and windlasses.
I loved the dark drop, the trapped sky, the smells
Of waterweed, fungus and dank moss.


One, in a brickyard, with a rotted board top.

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