Treasure Island

Bernard Kennedy

(20 May 1956 / dublin)

Poems of Bernard Kennedy

1. A Birthday Celebration 6/6/2014
2. a Christmas Beechwood 12/22/2013
3. A Dawn Chorus 1/9/2014
4. A Green Meadow 4/20/2014
5. a Name 6/28/2014
6. A penchant for dreams 5/29/2014
7. a sermon from the Altar 7/3/2013
8. A Sunday Poem 4/6/2014
9. A Winter Rose 11/10/2013
10. ambition 3/15/2012
11. American Haiku 3/26/2014
12. Another hymn to Christ 1/27/2012
13. Antigone: la lecon de Charcot 4/22/2014
14. as the frost lifts 2/22/2013
15. Autumns end 11/16/2013
16. Beechwood Centenary Steeple 2/22/2013
17. Birthday Poem 5/20/2014
18. Brigit of Kildare 1/19/2014
19. Buttercup 1/24/2012
20. Canary with Cat 10/16/2013

The Manse Gate

At a wave of his hand, with his eye on the traffic,
Underneath his yellow helmet head,
the bulldozer, lifting its beak
Came down upon the old Manse gate,
And in a second, with its pillars
And walls, were rubble for the road,
foundation.
Contributing to its raiso d'etre, passe.

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