Personal Helicon Poem by Seamus Heaney Summary, Notes and Line by Line Explanation in English

Introduction  “Personal Helicon” is a poem by Seamus Heaney that expresses the influence of nature and childhood inquisitiveness and mischief that inspired Heaney to turn towards poetry as a medium to revisit his childhood and recall the perversity of it. The poem is dedicated to Michael Longley, co-member of a poetry group in the 1960s.  … Read more