Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,514 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Dónall Dempsey Poems

561. Time Is On Fire 11/27/2015
562. A Pity Beyond All Telling (For Aylan) 11/27/2015
563. My Words Fail Her 12/15/2015
564. The Who Of What We Are 12/20/2015
565. If We Shadows... 12/23/2015
566. We All Laugh In The Same Language 1/3/2016
567. Join The Dots 1/6/2016
568. For Geed All Nature Is Too Little 1/6/2016
569. T'was Then The Time...We Were In The Days' 1/13/2016
570. The Backward Look (For D.B.) 1/13/2016
571. Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Boy 1/22/2016
572. In Fog Everything Is The Ghost Of Itself...So It Is. 1/22/2016
573. Losing My Marbles 1/27/2016
574. The Loving Battle 2/1/2016
575. Failing Geography 2/17/2016
576. A Door Ajar On Reality 2/19/2016
577. Becoming His Daughter 2/28/2016
578. 'Ahhhh...Ami! ' 3/5/2016
579. Pulling Up One's Socks 3/9/2016
580. Jesus Weeps 3/27/2016
581. Getting Away From It All 3/30/2016
582. Gran's First Flight... 4/1/2016
583. Ahhhh Peace At Last! 7/25/2016
584. What The Barber Thinks... 8/6/2016
585. 'O The Mind, Mind Has Mountains.' 8/17/2016
586. The Arrival 8/17/2016
587. Ballea Play 8/17/2016
588. What You Get When Life Is Hollow 3/24/2013
589. I'Ll Say Forever My Love 4/12/2013
590. His Wooden Leg Stares At Me 7/21/2013
591. The Last Waltz 7/1/2013
592. Shelling Peas 3/5/2013
593. Adagio 5/20/2013
594. Nailing The Wind Down 10/7/2013
595. Tilly Meets The Sea 10/22/2013
596. Bling 11/7/2013
597. Learn Kiss In Just One Hour! 3/26/2014
598. Back Into Her Own Future 3/29/2014
599. I Wear Long Sleeves Even In Summer 4/2/2014
600. Telling The Bees 4/9/2014

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)

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)

Ah...Anu...Mon Amour!

It is night
on the Artic Circle.

The Aura Borealis
is entertaining a Finnish sky.

Inside – us two
(cuddled into an US)

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