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March 2, 2009 8:17 AM Subscribe
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Irish poet and writer Christopher Nolan
died on the 20 Feb. Nolan was born with cerebral palsy, and typed using a 'unicorn stick' attached to his head. Nolan has never spoken, yet his poetry has been compared to that of Joyce, Keats, and Yeats
Among firs, a cone high-flown,
Hied, foraying, embalming,
Among coy, conged fir needles,
A migratory off-spring
Embarks on life’s green film.
A link from the Economist
about him, and the Irish Times
He had an incredible vocabulary, and amongst other notable achievements provided the inspiration for a U2 song.