Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Seamus Heaney

  • Support players in the story of an illness – how to behave

    Fergus Shanahan Ireland   Those who support in silence and support by their presence. Kiran Sandhu,  Feb 24, 2017 One of the poems written by Seamus Heaney after recovering from a stroke was inspired by the well-known biblical story in which a sick man is miraculously cured. However, the Nobel laureate was drawn neither to the…