Today's poem is "A Shiver"

from Measure

Seamus Heaney won a Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995. His books include Death of a Naturalist (1966), Field Work (1979), The Haw Lantern (1987), Opened Ground: Poems 1966-1996 (1998), The Spirit Level (1996), and District and Circle (2006). His translation of Beowulf was published in 1999 by W.W. Norton.

Other poems by Seamus Heaney in Verse Daily:
February 2, 2004:  "An Admonition" "Remember Danae, walled up in the dark..."

For Books by Seamus Heaney click here.

Other poems on the web by Seamus Heaney:
"Mossbawn: Two Poems in Dedication"
Nine poems
Three poems with audio
"Pit Stop near Castletown"
"The Barn"
"from Squarings"

Seamus Heaney according to Wikipedia.

About Measure:
Poets in this issue: Dick Davis, Rhina Espaillat, Rachel Hadas, Seamus Heaney, Mark Jarman, Allison Joseph, A.M. Juster, X.J. Kennedy, Brad Leithauser, Seamus Heaney, David Mason, Leslie Monsour, Jennifer Reeser, W.D. Snodgrass, A.E. Stallings, Maura Stanton, Timothy Steele, Deborah Warren, Richard Wilbur

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Measure * Department of English * University of Evansville * 1800 Lincoln Avenue * Evansville, IN 47722
Editor: Paul Bone and Rob Griffith
Other poems by Measure in Verse Daily:
January 17, 2008:   "The Idea is the Fleeting Ghostly Fish" by Kate Light
January 15, 2008:   "An Ancient Dog Grave, Unearthed During Construction of the Athens Metro" by A. E. Stallings

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