Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,486 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Dónall Dempsey Poems

481. Oread Haiku 7/3/2011
482. Moonlight...Candlelight And...Sunlight(Haiku) 10/9/2011
483. Her First Autumn(Haiku) 10/9/2011
484. The Same Seeing(Haiku) 10/9/2011
485. Her Spaghetti Voice(Haiku) 10/9/2011
486. Daddy 10/21/2011
487. A Three Year Old's Statement On The Death Of Her Cat 11/11/2011
488. Missing 11/20/2011
489. Mermaid 1/14/2012
490. That's Life! 4/3/2012
491. Kissing The Dot 4/5/2012
492. A Group Of Bubbles 4/5/2012
493. Power Cut 4/7/2012
494. The Here Of Now 4/8/2012
495. Kissing In The Dark 4/15/2012
496. Her Mother's Smile 4/19/2012
497. Building The Ghost 4/22/2012
498. Married Forever To This Summer 4/23/2012
499. Haiku To Autumn 4/23/2012
500. M'Athair Ina Chathaoir 4/27/2012
501. The Day... The Soldiers Came 5/2/2012
502. Je Veux Aller Après Elle(I Will Go And Find My Love) 5/2/2012
503. Un Señor Muy Viejo Con Unas Alas Enormes(A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings) 5/3/2012
504. To Bungee Or Not To Bungee... 5/23/2012
505. A Window Into Somewhere Else 5/23/2012
506. Full Of Empty 5/23/2012
507. Traveling Across The Hours Of Daylight 5/30/2012
508. Curtains 4/30/2012
509. Peeing In The Sandbox 5/1/2012
510. Its Summery Shimmer 5/31/2012
511. Family Outing 6/4/2012
512. Missed Kisses 6/5/2012
513. A Tale Of Two Expectations 6/11/2012
514. St/Sc/Ars 6/11/2012
515. You Can Count On It 6/12/2012
516. How Important Multi-Tasking Is To Those Of Us Of The Feminine Persuasion 6/12/2012
517. Oi! 6/16/2012
518. Too Hot The Eye Of Heaven Shines 6/18/2012
519. Honey Moon 6/29/2012
520. The Flag Of Itself 6/29/2012

Comments about Dónall Dempsey

  • Frankie Stones (8/24/2007 4:15:00 AM)

    A very nice and kind hearted man. He gives people a chance even when you feel like you have no where else to turn. Has writen some truely amazing poems. He made me smile even when i was in deep despair. He was the light behind the big thick black cloud. all in all a great man. hope to keep in contact with him.

    Take Care

    Love Frankie

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  • Richard A. Davis SR. (8/23/2007 2:43:00 PM)

    Scarlett turned me on to your work and all I have to say is thank you. Your work is a joy to read.

  • Richard John Wathen Richard John Wathen (5/6/2007 6:47:00 AM)

    came across you by accident and I'm glad I did. I love your work and I'm really enjoying reading through it. John

Best Poem of Dónall Dempsey

' ' ' ' Daddy(For My Dad)

your love

around me

tangible & intangible

as when
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

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)

How Could The Stars…

How could the stars
have forgotten you?

You who held them in
the surprise of your eyes

floated them through
your wind blown hair

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