‘Clearances that suddenly stood open…’ — 746 Books


Seamus Heaney died three years ago today and the world lost one of its greatest poets. In memory of his passing, here is one of my favourite passages from his poem Clearances. When all the others were away at Mass I was all hers as we peeled potatoes. They broke the silence, let fall one […]

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