Amy O Connor

Amy O Connor

About Amy O Connor

Amy O Connor was born in Tipperary, Ireland. She spent much of her early twenties travelling the world to experience different cultures and has lived in both Barcelona, Spain and Toronto, Canada. Amy always had an innate passion for the pen and in 2019, she published her debut anthology, A Beautiful Complexity. She studied journalism at the University of Limerick and now works in communications and resides in Cork, Ireland.

    Poems by Amy O Connor

  • Final Moments

    • Published: January 2021

    in Breaking Up Poems

    It wrecks me, that last moment
    that played out so wrong.
    Our hopeless eyes locked
    just a few seconds too long.

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    • Stories 1
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    • Favorited 18
    • Votes 37
    • Rating 4.22
    Featured Shared Story

    Short but powerful. My favorite kind. This poem shows what can happen when two people who can't be together (for whatever reason) don't want to be apart.

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  • Just Us Two

    • Published: January 2021

    in Passionate Love Poems

    Pull away the world
    so that it is just us two.
    Silence the chaos
    inside and outside our heads.

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    • Rating 4.19
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    Talk about rekindling something lost; that will do it. Good read and flow.

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  • The Time Between

    • Published: October 2020

    in Short Poems

    Somewhere between
    hello and goodbye
    a whole life happened.
    And now, I am left to wonder

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 81
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 88
    • Rating 4.27
  • Drowning

    • Published: October 2020

    in Short Poems

    They come in waves,
    my feelings for you.
    And not pretty whitecaps
    dancing at my feet.

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    • Rating 4.36
  • And The World Carries On

    • Published: August 2020

    in Short Poems

    The plates will still shift
    and the clouds will still spew.
    The sun will slowly rise
    and the moon will follow too.

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    • Votes 647
    • Rating 4.40
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    This poem is really so good. I feel this poem; it's just amazing.

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