Seán Maguire

Seán Maguire appears on Poetry with Mo on Sunday 7 Feb 2021

He was born in 1960 in Belfast and now lives in Newry County Down.

In 1998, a poetry Chapbook Harvest Soul was published by Sessyu Press. Other poetry chapbooks were published including History Tomorrow 2005 and For Those left Behind 2017. He’s had poems published in literary webzines and anthologies such as The Honest Ulsterman, Pangolin Review, nine muses poetry, The Children of the Nation, An Anthology of Working People’s Poetry from Contemporary Ireland, Culture Matters and Poetry in Motion, run by The Community Arts Partnership Belfast.

Three of Seán’s poems were published in November 2020 in Yeah Magazine. One of his short stories, Window Pain features in From the Plough to the Stars. An Anthology of Working People’s Prose from Contemporary Ireland in December 2020.

Seán has a range of qualifications including a BA (Hons) Degree in Humanities/English Literature.