About the Book
This collection includes song lyrics on topics that could impact the life of any one of us at any time. These lyrics are thought provoking, entertaining, sad funny and yet fulfilling. This collection has something for everyone.
Included here are songs covering places of beauty such as Baltimore, Roaringwater Bay and Ellen’s Rock in Glengarriff
Sean describes his collection as a book of “Soams” – his word to describe song lyrics which can also be read as poetry.
About the Author
Sean Twohig is a native of Cork, Ireland. Born in Little Island, he now lives in Glanmire, County Cork. Married with 3 sons, he is a full time Insurance Official. Sean plays several musical instruments and is a regular singer of his own lyrics at local gatherings. He began writing this selection in 2002. This collection of songs contains Sean’s reflections and commentary on a range of life’s experiences.
Sean is a cancer survivor having been diagnosed and treated for testicular cancer in 1999-2000. Over a period of 5 years, Sean and his family experienced multiple tragedies with the drowning of two brothers Noel and Liam, the unexpected loss through illness of a sister, Anne and parent, Finbarr.
He has a particular love of West Cork and holidays every year in Glengarriff.