Bernard Kennedy

Rookie - 234 Points (20 May 1956 / Dublin)

Biography of Bernard Kennedy

Born Rathfarnham, Dublin, Ireland of Waterford Chemist father and Longford mother
Educated De La Salle College, Churchtown, Dublin.
Holy Cross Seminary, ordained 1979.
Taught Religious Studies in Schools, Sallynoggin, and Balbriggan, Dublin.
Trained as a Freudian Psychoanalyst, Holds M.A. University of Sheffield,2000, and,
M.Sc.School of Psychotherapy, University College Dublin (2002)
works at Beechwood Parish, Ranelagh, Dublin.
Has written Essays for
The Furrow (
The Letter (The
Intercom, Studies, ( and other publications.& Lacanian- Psychoanalysis (online)
twitter @BernardKenned

Bernard Kennedy's Works:

Context Reality Poems.1988.
Leaves of Autumn: Poems (1998)
The Poet's Tower & Love Poems. (2000)
Berlin, Berlin, (2001)
online at (guest poet) Updates


Summer is brought
through this lemon zest
of colour-
reflected under the chin,
means, that you like
a flavour.
And in the meadows
of childhood,
and Laughter's happiness,

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