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By Michael Feeney Callan

Michael Feeney Callan’s love of poetry begun at an early age, while he turned occupied with the secret of its impact on him. As a baby he was once captivated by means of the lulling magic of Robert Louis Stevenson’s A Child’s backyard of Verses, and later the symbolism and mysticism of Yeats and Poe grew to become key impacts. “To me poetry is the last word workman’s tool,” he says, “full of strength and flexibility.” one of the Modernists he favours confessional and language poets resembling John Berryman and Wallace Stevens. “But I’m proud to have an antiquarian bent. Poetry is the main powerful distillation of the heritage of human concept, so it’s continuously important to excavate. The Epic of Gilgamesh, Homer and haiku are as appropriate this day as rap. It’s a visceral, dwelling, doing thing.”

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