Marian Finucane Saturday 28 December 2013
Poetry and Grief
While Christmas and New Year is a favourite time for many, it can be a very difficult time for others. If you’ve experienced difficulty or loss during the year that grief can be magnified by the holiday season.
But solace can be found in poetry, art and literature.
Marian is joined by poets Enda Wyley and Pat Boran.
Poems that were mentioned on the show:
Johnson Brothers Ltd – Rutger Kopland
Grief - Pat Boran
The Five Stages of Grief – Linda Pastan
Father's Old Blue Cardigan - Anne Carson
Your Clothes - Judith Kroll
Curtains - Ruth Stone
Funeral Blues - WH Auden