Seán O Muiríosa

Rookie - -6 Points (A Thursday,1987 / Tiobraid Arann)

Seán O Muiríosa Poems

1. I’ve Seen Them Come And Go 3/27/2005
2. Blue And Gold Love Song 4/3/2005
3. What A Weight 11/28/2005
4. Split Second Movements Of The Soul 4/18/2005
5. Walking Sound 7/1/2006
6. Stranger's Eyes On A Train Journey 7/6/2006
7. Morning Sun 9/5/2006
8. Distance - A Sonnet 11/14/2006
9. Give Me An Hour 2/2/2007
10. Smile 2/9/2007
11. Something's Imminent 4/14/2007
12. A Return To A Coral Beach In Connemara 7/23/2007
13. Breaking Modern Convention - A Sonnet 10/27/2006
14. If Moments Could Be Framed 2/1/2007
15. Results 8/28/2006
16. Ex 11/24/2005
17. Stuck At A Station 11/24/2005
18. Diamond Road 11/24/2005
19. New Year’s Morning 1/1/2006
20. The Pool And The Nightclub 6/19/2006
21. Black Night 6/19/2006
22. Let Love Shine Through And True 5/14/2005
23. May Day In Old Farming Ireland 6/17/2005
24. Reality Of The Working Student 3/26/2005
25. On The Edge 6/24/2005
26. Smile, Friend, Smile 2/1/2007
27. A Night Of Shards, Debs 2006 8/31/2006
28. Waiting For A Train 7/6/2006
29. Frozen Sweeper 5/20/2005
30. Burn 4/20/2007
31. City Night Fm 5/18/2007
32. A Memory Of Freedom 2/19/2005
33. Darkness Of The West 7/29/2005
34. Poetry 9/23/2005
35. Break In 10/22/2005
36. The Hunted 3/24/2006
37. Ireland 2006 4/29/2006
38. Driving Home With Christmas 12/20/2005
39. Thaw 11/26/2005
40. The Grey Unsure Road 11/28/2005

Comments about Seán O Muiríosa

  • Daniel Tyler (1/29/2006 9:09:00 AM)

    Hello Sean. I am very impressed by your owrk which takes the best of traditional and new forms and moulds them together very well. Vivid imagery is a really striking feature of your work. Good writing for 2006.

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  • Sofia P (12/21/2005 12:24:00 PM)

    Hi Sean and thank you for your comments submitted on one of my works. I appreciate all feedback and it is even more important for me seeing how other poets understand my messages.

    I read your work as well and would like to extend my sincere admiration for your vivid language, your diverse scenery and a mature poetry level that could nicely be published too. You should look into that by the way! Congratulations on a good work.

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  • Amanda Lukas (11/4/2005 7:41:00 PM)

    Sean, I think you have alot of talent. You've got a wonderfully descriptive nature. Glad you found your niche. Thank you for sharing with us and good luck!

    Amanda Lukas

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Best Poem of Seán O Muiríosa

The Visiting Hours

I visited your grey face today.
Your not well, old friend, not well.
They say it’s spreading swiftly
Through your every curve and bend,
I examined you myself with cruel eyes
The world will never be able to mend.
You’ve changed all right.
What caused it?
All those years of over indulgence?
Should have seen it coming?
Well, perhaps…
Though it was bound to build up
And up and up and out.
I fear for you dear, alone and isolated
Out here on the west.
I had to leave you then
Like they soon will.
They said you needed to rest.

Outside, just...

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A Journey To My Roots

The old house stood as sturdy as ever
even as the mangled jade ivy clung and grasped
as it had for decades, but she would never be killed.
It’s not in her make-up.

A strangely small garden shook me at first
until memory kicked in removing all those fears
with its usual record of rhetoric:
I had not been here now for close on ten years...