From Which It Is Torn – I, poems by Paul Casey
Extract from the cento-sonnet sequence: From Which it is Torn
for T.S.Eliot and after 210 poets
Paul Casey grew up between Ireland and southern Africa. He has published work in five of his spoken languages and has been featured at festivals and venues worldwide. His second full collection from Salmon Poetry is Virtual Tides (2016) and his poetry was recently translated into Romanian by Singur Publishing, in the Contemporary Irish Poetry volume, Blackjack. He edits the annual Unfinished Book of Poetry for Cork City Libraries (secondary schools writing) and is director of the Ó Bhéal poetry series in Cork, at www.obheal.ie.
© Paul Casey