Niamh Clune

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A Tribute To Seamus Heaney By Niamh Clune

I think of Poet Laureate, Seamus Heaney, as a family friend. I was blessed to have known him just a little and to have visited his home in Dublin. He … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · 21 Comments

In The Sandbox With Dr. Koshy

In this week’s, In The Sandbox, Ampat Koshy discusses a subject very close to my own heart ~ whether or not poetry is particularly national or not. I would like … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 29 Comments

Bloodline Or Accent!

Bloodline or Accent? When I was asked to write something about “my country,” the invitation gave me cause to pause. I have lived in many countries, Canada, USA, Africa, working … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · 17 Comments