Tribute to Seamus Heaney
By Kate Ellis*
Gone, departed. Left us in despair,
Poet of the century,
Our literary heir.
Master in the art of word,
Our heart’s definitively stirred.
A gift like yours, so hard to find.
The world has lost a precious mind…
*Kate Ellis attends Saint Enda’s Secondary School in Galway. She is 15 years old, lives in Killanin and loves writing poetry.