Seamus Heaney in the pub.

Obituary: Seamus Heaney

Jay Parini recalls the idiosyncratic rhythms and palpable images of the Irish poet Seamus Heaney, who was also the kindest of men and a life-affirming friend.

"Walk on air against your better judgement" such beautiful   words...the inscription on Seamus Heaney's  headstone,  a line from his poem The Gravel Walks.

Headstone for Heaney grave unveiled

Seamus Heaney

Seamus Heaney has seen it all

Seamus Heaney

Students of Seamus Heaney poetry around the globe might appreciate a set approach towards individual poems that would help them unravel both content and style

"If there’s fire on the mountain Or lightning and storm And a god speaks from the sky That means someone is hearing"  The Cure at Troy. Seamus Heaney Happy St. Patrick's Day

"If there’s fire on the mountain Or lightning and storm And a god speaks from the sky That means someone is hearing" The Cure at Troy.

17 Of The Most Beautiful Quotes From Irish Writers

17 Of The Most Beautiful Quotes From Irish Writers

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Seamus Heaney - "I rhyme� to see myself, to set the darkness echoing". writing, poetry

Bethany Griffin - "She has to live, Eliott. I owe her a lifetime of apologies".

Catch The Heart Off Guard And Blow It Open - Why Seamus Heaney Mattered

Catch The Heart Off Guard And Blow It Open – Why Seamus Heaney Mattered

Tributes flow in from fellow writers after poet who won Nobel prize for literature dies in Dublin aged 74

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