Each year, Michael Walsh, the people’s poet, receives thousands of tributes from romantics and he has thousands of social media admirers. You feel as though Michael through her verse embraces you. When you finally place your book down on the bedside table you glow from the effect of his sentiments being in perfect harmony with yours.
Thousands of people, not usually inclined towards poetry, are now firm Michael Walsh followers. Michael has a gift for expressing the whimsical thoughts, romantic leanings and experiences of ordinary people. So often he hears the words; “this is my experience but I could never express myself as eloquently and with such feeling as you can.”
Perhaps his greatest success is that like music, Michael’s poetry crosses frontiers and brings peoples together. His poetry is the language of the human soul, its yearning for peace, love, hope, charity, and romance.
Over the decades, tributes to his gifts as a poet poured in from every class, rich and poor, regardless of ethnicity. “You articulate my sentiments perfectly,” is an expression he hears often. You, or those you gift your Michael Walsh book to, will cherish Michael’s verse forever. He will be your constant bedside or fireside companion.
“For me, how you see yourself is irrelevant. All that matters is how I see you. As Aphrodite you were, as Aphrodite you are.” ~ Michael Walsh.