The Sonnets for Christ the King – A Work of Penance

By | December 3rd, 2016|Categories: Sonnets for Christ the King|

The composition of the Sonnets for Christ the King was assigned to me by a humble priest as a penance for my first youthful sequence of 154 amatory sonnets conceived in sin. While these had won First Place at the Scottish International Poetry Competition and had matched Shakespeare's 1609 sequence, at least in number, they could only be erased from God's memory by the completion of a new sequence of equal number, this [...]