Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,356 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Dónall Dempsey Poems

721. Hostile Audience 2/5/2008
722. Traveller(A Haiku) 2/5/2008
723. 'The Snow’s Kiss & Tell 2/5/2008
724. My Friend 2/5/2008
725. The Beauty Of Plum Blossom 2/6/2008
726. Wava(Baby) 2/8/2008
727. Not Funny! (For Lyn) 2/8/2008
728. These Our Actors 2/17/2008
729. The Little Blue Of Morning 1/22/2008
730. I See I Say 1/21/2008
731. With Only Our Kisses To Protect Us 11/9/2007
732. My Discoverer Of Words! (For Lyn) 10/9/2007
733. Home Sweet Home 10/21/2007
734. A Little Learning 8/24/2007
735. Listening To My Baby Talk(For Lyn) 10/8/2007
736. Looking At The Dicky Bird! 9/21/2007
737. Jolly Good Show(For Lyn) 9/7/2007
738. She Becomes The Moonlight 5/9/2008
739. Teacher 5/1/2008
740. Last Stop Now... Please! 4/29/2008
741. My Life As A Horse 4/29/2008
742. Maintenant…c’est...Orange! 4/29/2008
743. So That’s What They Get Up To! (For Onelia) 4/29/2008
744. What The Bee Said(For Lyn) 4/28/2008
745. Blind Date Or Was It Fate? 4/16/2008
746. The Other Side Of The Glass 4/7/2008
747. How Lovely She Is...Lovely Like A Flower Of Flesh! 5/27/2008
748. Ash. 5/28/2008
749. Vocation(For Scarlett) 5/28/2008
750. Teething Trouble 5/22/2008
751. Will I Live? 5/22/2008
752. He Remembers It All So Clearly 5/22/2008
753. Trying To Get To Heaven 5/22/2008
754. Becoming The Music 5/24/2008
755. This World 5/22/2008
756. The Reality Of Us 5/22/2008
757. Lunyi Svet (Moon World) 5/22/2008
758. The Bug 5/22/2008
759. Voices 5/22/2008
760. Thirst 5/22/2008

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)

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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