Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

921. Mothering Instinct(For Lyn) 12/5/2008
922. Today's Clouds And Skies(For Jan) 12/5/2008
923. Being George's Imaginary White Rabbit(For George) 12/15/2008
924. The Bedside Digital Clock Flicks Onto Midnight 2/2/2009
925. Watch It! 2/2/2009
926. By The Wave Washed Shore 2/2/2009
927. Lenny The Lizard & The Mirror & The Positano Sun 2/21/2009
928. And So, No Wonder 1/28/2009
929. Little Mouth 1/23/2009
930. Proofreader(For Jan) 1/17/2009
931. All Five Foot Two Of You! 1/11/2009
932. On First Looking Into Beloved's Excercising Room 1/12/2009
933. Coffee Break 3/5/2009
934. Charming Chinese Chap Chit-Chats Between Stops - Wot! 3/14/2009
935. Ministry Of Fear(Poem For Onelia To Get Better To!) 3/29/2009
936. Cinderella Rocks Her Fella 9/10/2009
937. Hwaet Sceal Ic Singan? Sing Me Frumsceaft! (What Shall I Sing... Sing Me Creation!) 5/3/2007
938. Amateur Dramatics 1/14/2012
939. The Sea To See 1/10/2013
940. My Boyfriend Gave Me An Apple My Boyfriend Gave Me A Pear 6/8/2007
941. Wind Haiku 7/3/2011
942. My Candy Apple Red (For Miss S Of The T That Is Red) 10/5/2007
943. World Within Words 10/9/2007
944. Kisses. 9/5/2007
945. Monkey Nuts 10/31/2007
946. On A Lovely Sunny Afternoon In 1963 7/21/2007
947. Ma & Pa & Us 7/21/2007
948. O But She Doth Teach The Torches To Burn Bright 6/28/2007
949. Mistaken Identity 5/17/2007
950. C'Est Ne Pas Une Orange! 5/17/2007
951. Your Littlest Smile 7/9/2007
952. Of All The Fish In All The Sea And She... 2/5/2008
953. Is It Perfume From A Dress That Makes Me So Digress 2/5/2008
954. Autumn Was Here 3/13/2008
955. And Again! 3/11/2008
956. Does My Bum Look Big Sticking Out Of This Hospital Gown? 3/22/2008
957. The Photograph’s Negative 3/25/2008
958. Eh, Let’s See…e =? 4/5/2008
959. Beakfast At Fredrick St. 4/5/2008
960. Níl A Fhios Agam Cá Bhfuil Mé? (I Don'T Know Where I Am?) - Haiku In Irish 4/5/2008

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)

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)

The Way The Story Goes

Always enchantments
falling from your lips.

made real

made from the nearness
of your breath...a kiss.

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