No surprise there, right? If you clicked through to the "Tollund Man" link on my last post, perhaps you listened to Seamus Heaney read some of his poems. If you didn’t, oh, do!
When all the others were away at Mass
I was all hers as we peeled potatoes.
They broke the silence, let fall one by one
Like solder weeping off the soldering iron…
This week’s Poetry Friday roundup is at Two Writing Teachers.
“Spend all you have for loveliness”
My Son, Aged Three Years and Five Months
Poet Spotlight: Christina Rossetti
Peeping at Spring with Poetry
Poetry Friday: The Dream Keeper by Langston Hughes