About Sean Lynch S. W. Lynch is a poet from New Jersey who was born in 1992. Lynch's first book of poetry "the city of your mind" was published in 2013 by Whirlwind Press. Frank Sherlock, the poet laureate of Philadelphia, called Lynch's debut poetry collection "visionary." S.W. Lynch's writing has been featured in numerous publications online and in print, including APIARY, Poetry Quarterly, and the Philadelphia Inquirer.