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Michael Casey was educated in New Ross, Dublin and Cambridge. He worked in the public service and the IMF (Washington DC). He has published a novel, Come Home Robbie, and a non-fiction book, Ireland's Malaise. He has published a considerable volume of poems and short stories, many of them award-winning. He is a regular contributor to the Irish Times and other newspapers.

 

 

 

 

 

Bulloch Harbour, Winter 09

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Twenty apostolic fishing boats, shaped

like eucalyptus leaves, curving up to bows,

all heaving side by side, catenaries

keen to slice through swollen seas beyond the walls.

 

 

 

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