Dónall Dempsey

Rookie - 98 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Dónall Dempsey Poems

1. Overflowing 5/4/2007
2. For You 5/8/2007
3. Rhapsody In Purple 5/15/2007
4. Cat! ! Astroph! ! ! E 5/15/2007
5. That One Night - A Tanka 5/17/2007
6. The Snakes & Ladders Of Our Love 5/17/2007
7. Dirty Laundry 5/17/2007
8. Darling Daughter 5/12/2007
9. Come Away O Human Child! 5/18/2007
10. Come Dancing 5/18/2007
11. Rather Curious Infatuation 5/18/2007
12. All These Years The Well Looks At The Moon 5/18/2007
13. Another Day 5/18/2007
14. Don'T Know Much ‘bout Science Books! 5/18/2007
15. Driving All Night 5/18/2007
16. Heart Beating In Time 5/18/2007
17. Drowned In The Moon's Watery Kiss 5/18/2007
18. Bit Of Beckett Reduced To Haiku(For My Old Pal Al) 5/20/2007
19. Cool It - Buster! 5/23/2007
20. Five Year Old Reasoning For Being Vegitarian 5/26/2007
21. Love Is At Hand 6/7/2007
22. L'Amour Toujour L'Amour 6/7/2007
23. Useless Beauty 6/8/2007
24. Counting Calories 6/8/2007
25. Bedroom Karoake 6/8/2007
26. Curing The Dream 6/8/2007
27. Remember... Remember! 6/11/2007
28. Welcome Home 6/14/2007
29. New Day Nativity Scene(For Lynn) 6/14/2007
30. The Moon Still Asks About You 6/14/2007
31. How Your Favourite Earrings Fell Out Of Favour 6/8/2007
32. No Room For Tomorrows 6/16/2007
33. Between The Space 6/16/2007
34. Shhhhh! The Sunlight Is Asleep! 6/22/2007
35. Life Changes 6/22/2007
36. Somewhere Else 6/22/2007
37. Fat & Fifty 6/22/2007
38. Docking 6/22/2007
39. Festine Lente Festine Lente(For Bud The Brian) 6/22/2007
40. Always My Heart 6/23/2007
Best Poem of Dónall Dempsey

' ' ' ' Daddy(For My Dad)

Always
your love

everywhere
around me

tangible & intangible

as when
sound
becomes music.

As a child
they asked me

what I wanted
to be

when I grew up

and I ran through
all the obvious choices

a cowboy man
a doctor man
a spy man
a hero man
an astronaut man

but there was
always only

one choice.

I wanted to be
you.

So I blurted out
my child's answer:


'A Daddy! '

The adults laughed
not knowing how serious
I was.

I wanted to be
the ...

Read the full of ' ' ' ' Daddy(For My Dad)

The Last Laugh

So much fun.

You always were the lively one.

Here, on this hillside falling down to a river
here, in this windy weather we gather together

Dearly Beloved

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