From ‘domestic lives’ to ‘neighbours’ lights’ this large, generous book is marked by an acceptance of the daily world and by compassion. It is lit by moments of transcendence.

The moon above Sligo
Is not
The moon above Mayo.
— ‘Two Moons’

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ISBN/EAN 9781852351021
Author Dermot Healy
Publisher Gallery Press
Publication date 1 Dec 1992
Format Paperback
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The Ballyconnell Colours

The poems in Dermot Healy’s first collection, The Ballyconnell Colours, move in a variety of registers, from the background and imaginative landscape of County Cavan to the West of Ireland coast.

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