Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

1361. You Make My Heart Sing! (For Mademoiselle Zoro) 4/16/2008
1362. Come Live With Me & Be My Love. 2/27/2008
1363. Pretty As A Picture(For Lyn) 3/26/2008
1364. The Curve Of You. 3/21/2008
1365. Endlessly Rocking 1/21/2008
1366. On Other Things 1/24/2008
1367. Wearing The Sky 1/26/2008
1368. Let's Make Babies! 1/26/2008
1369. Och Aye...But No! 1/26/2008
1370. Made Of Water 1/26/2008
1371. Never Ever Frighten The Meal & Other Various Facts(For Lyn) 2/10/2008
1372. Fisherman's Tale 8/30/2007
1373. The Master’s Hand/ You...Drawing...Me! 10/21/2007
1374. Moonlight Gardening 10/25/2007
1375. Outraged Bougainvillea 11/15/2007
1376. Nipped In The Bud 11/5/2007
1377. An Appreciation Of The Nude In Art 8/27/2007
1378. The Poems Come And Ask Frankie To Write Them 8/25/2007
1379. Suit Of Kisses 5/17/2007
1380. Getting From There To Here 5/23/2007
1381. After The Rape 8/27/2007
1382. One Last Lonely Flight 11/8/2007
1383. Fairy Tale(For Scarlett) 6/2/2008
1384. 'The Only Thing(For Barbara & Ray) 11/4/2008
1385. ' ' ' ' ' Theatre Goers 3/22/2009
1386. My Heart In Hiding...Ah My Dear! (For Janice) 9/2/2008
1387. Self Abuse 6/12/2007
1388. Meanagerie A Toi 4/15/2010
1389. XiǍ O Húdié...XiǍ O GŪ AigŪ Ai (Little Butterfly...Little Sweetie) 1/31/2008
1390. The Language Of Water 8/24/2007
1391. Màn Màn Chì((Bon Appetite!) 3/3/2008
1392. Black Hole Man(For Lyn) 4/8/2008
1393. Oh My Pretty One! (For My Dad) 4/10/2008
1394. Being Given A Minute To Clean Up The World 5/1/2008
1395. For Real 7/23/2007
1396. Your Love Entering My Bloodstream Like A Slow Poision 1/31/2008
1397. Ah..Sweet Mystery Of Life! 1/29/2008
1398. Heart's Delight 1/18/2008
1399. Count Me In! 1/18/2008
1400. Reclining Male Nude(For Janice) 8/10/2008
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 ...

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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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