Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

721. Pas De Deux 9/5/2007
722. Here & Now. 9/5/2007
723. Word Feast 8/27/2007
724. And I Wave Back 9/4/2007
725. My Mother's Kiss 9/28/2007
726. Never The Bride 10/5/2007
727. Telegram To My Mind: “true Love…running Smooth…admitting No Impediment.Stop.Don’t Stop.Stop. 10/9/2007
728. Sister Hamlet(For Melly) 10/9/2007
729. Papillions Noir 10/9/2007
730. No Please Anything But The Baby Pictures! 10/9/2007
731. Washing My Uncle’s Feet(For Buddy Brian) 10/2/2007
732. An Acute Absence Of Weather (For My Little Brother Brian) 8/17/2016
733. Night Falls 11/23/2011
734. Fox Haiku 7/3/2011
735. Running Towards The Light 4/21/2015
736. Time For Tea 3/6/2013
737. Listening To What's...Not There! 8/31/2015
738. This Anywhere Our Everywhere 5/3/2007
739. Billion Times Told Lovlier 6/15/2007
740. Here In Verona 5/8/2007
741. Let Me Live Inside You 6/9/2007
742. Cup Of Coca 5/18/2007
743. Le Palais Des Glaces (House Of Mirrors) 5/18/2007
744. Cocorico! 5/25/2007
745. Fingerprints 5/25/2007
746. Plan B 5/18/2007
747. In The Theatre Of Our Hair 5/3/2007
748. Little Blue Number 5/6/2007
749. Taking Off Your Dress 5/6/2007
750. Lsst Stop Before A Broken Heart 5/18/2007
751. Trying To Explain Human Loneliness To Inanimate Things - A Haiku 5/17/2007
752. Don'T Cry Old Room Don'T Cry! 5/17/2007
753. Only Just 5/17/2007
754. Makeshift Daddy 7/12/2007
755. You'Re Just The Lost Loose Change Of My Life! 7/12/2007
756. And Always Written In The Book Of Flesh 7/7/2007
757. Summer Lay Asleep... 6/27/2007
758. The Mystery 6/16/2007
759. Ah, My Lady Love! 7/26/2007
760. Chocolate Explanations 7/29/2007

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)

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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