Tuesday 5th September

Seamus Hogan – Ballydehob, West Cork.

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People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project – 


Its a privilage to include the poet – Seamus Hogan in the project. He once lived in the iconic Paris bookshop, Shakespeare & Co.

He has published two collections of poetry – Interweaving and New Poems. His latest publication is, Grey Smoke Against A Grey Sky.

Seamus submitted the following poem to accompany his photograph.


Paris Nuit 2016

A blackbird drops song

onto the surface of night

note by note. Slowly,

stave by stave

diluting darkness.


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5 Responses to “Seamus Hogan – Ballydehob, West Cork.”

  1. Sharon Coffey says:


  2. Paul Mc. says:

    A great poet, one of our own in Ballydehob.

  3. John Morgan says:

    great portrait.

  4. Catherine Donovan. says:

    Lovely Poem.

  5. Susan Callahan says:

    The earth has lost a beautiful talent
    My lovely cousin Seamus
    In His honour….

    From across the mourning pond
    You were with me
    Listening, watching words on the tube
    it comforts

    wild and weary

    hurting hearts

    waste not the wind

    Fly and soar

    Heron crossing

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