Clifton Redmond

Rookie (7-4-1982 / Carlow)

Poems of Clifton Redmond

1. Che 5/28/2013
2. First confession 7/5/2013
3. For whom does the bell now toll 5/12/2013
4. Heading West 9/23/2013
5. His Morning Ritual 9/28/2013
6. Innocence 9/3/2013
7. North of a rural town 6/3/2013
8. Race The Wind 5/14/2013
9. They will never walk alone 7/17/2013
10. Time eating time 8/28/2013
11. When I paint my masterpiece 8/20/2013

First confession

When we were six years old
innocent to life’s evil
partial to youthful mischief
ignorant to confession

Our teacher one day told us
to go to the parish priest
for our first confession of sin
perhaps then we may start anew

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