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Des Walsh

Des Walsh Desmond Walsh is a veritable cultural icon in Newfoundland, with six books of poetry published, including the acclaimed Love and Savagery , which was adapted for a motion picture by Morag Films in 2009. Talonbooks released a second edition of Love and Savagery concurrent with the film's release. Walsh is also a noted screenwriter, playwright and musician, who co-wrote the intensely popular and critically acclaimed miniseries The Boys of St. Vincent.