Manifesting that order of poetry where we can at last grow up to that which we stored up as we grew.
Quote by Seamus Heaney
Seamus Heaney Quotes
In fact, in lyric poetry, truthfulness becomes recognizable as a ring of truth within the...
Whether it be a matter of personal relations within a marriage or political initiatives within...
A public expectation, it has to be said, not of poetry as such but of...
Even if the hopes you started out with are dashed, hope has to be maintained.
There is risk and truth to yourselves and the world before you.
Then as the years went on and my listening became more deliberate, I would climb...
When I first encountered the name of the city of Stockholm, I little thought that...
Without needing to be theoretically instructed, consciousness quickly realizes that it is the site of...
The Ireland I now inhabit is one that these Irish contemporaries have helped to imagine.
As writers and readers, as sinners and citizens, our realism and our aesthetic sense make...
But that citizen's perception was also at one with the truth in recognizing that the...
Even if the last move did not succeed, the inner command says move again.
I credit poetry for making this space-walk possible.