Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

1081. World Loses Great Artist(For Janice) 9/18/2008
1082. Surreal Penguins(For Lyn) 9/21/2008
1083. Grinning From Ear To Ear(For Janice) 9/22/2008
1084. As Edvard Munch Always Used To Say 9/29/2008
1085. Words Of Love(For Janice) 10/5/2008
1086. Now, Now...The Very Now! (For Jan) 11/24/2008
1087. Time Trickles Through Us(For Jan) 11/30/2008
1088. I’ll Be Your Words! (For Scarlett) 6/2/2008
1089. Once Bitten... 6/2/2008
1090. Cream Coloured Panties 6/5/2008
1091. Questions! Questions! (For Scarlett) 6/2/2008
1092. Fair Cop 5/27/2008
1093. Keeping My Thoughts To Myself 5/27/2008
1094. The Finding Of The Lost Diary 5/30/2008
1095. Sweet Feet! (For Anu) 7/28/2008
1096. Now You Know! 6/16/2008
1097. Wishes & Dreams 6/16/2008
1098. First Night! 7/29/2008
1099. The Only Heaven 7/29/2008
1100. My Lagan Love/Crazy Man Michael(For Miss S) 6/14/2008
1101. Skin & Blister(For Miss S) 6/14/2008
1102. And Chaos Has Come Again 6/9/2008
1103. Making Bread 6/9/2008
1104. God's Gift 7/29/2008
1105. That Doth Sing Both High & Low! 7/29/2008
1106. I’m No Lady! (To My Love Refusing The Title Lady Not Realising How Loving And Playful It Is) 8/4/2008
1107. The Model Consoles The Artist In Her Sleep(For Janice) 9/1/2008
1108. Invasion(For Janice) 9/4/2008
1109. Highly Enjoyable Use Of A Thin Film Of Liquid Forming A Glouble Around Air Or Gas 5/18/2007
1110. Forever A Path (For Lynn) 5/17/2007
1111. Lost Love 5/26/2007
1112. White... Quiet 6/30/2007
1113. S H A D O W Play 7/24/2007
1114. Why Oh Why...Can'T I? 11/22/2009
1115. Believing Is Seeing(For Miss S) 10/8/2007
1116. Making A Clean Breast Of It 9/11/2007
1117. And The World Was As Simple As Snow 9/5/2007
1118. Parisian... Rain 8/27/2007
1119. A Tale Of Six Cities 11/11/2007
1120. Connecting Nothing To Nothing 10/9/2007

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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