Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

121. Light Years Away(For Junie) 10/29/2007
122. One Second Behind(For Junie) 11/10/2007
123. The Death Of A Secret Salsa Dancer 1/18/2008
124. What...The Dickens! 1/22/2008
125. Picture Postcard 2/5/2008
126. Where - Are They Now? 2/20/2008
127. Hot Haiku 3/9/2008
128. Dirty Joke(For Miss S) 3/9/2008
129. Becoming Forever 3/9/2008
130. Tzu-Jan(Self-Ablaze) 3/21/2008
131. Was Yours 3/21/2008
132. For Art’s Sake 3/25/2008
133. Waltzing On Down The Road 4/1/2008
134. How Things Are Before Books Were(Yours For The Asking) 4/1/2008
135. I Wander Through Your Name 4/1/2008
136. Anseo...Chónaĺ Onmar! (Here...We Dwell) 4/2/2008
137. Explaining The Universe(For Lyn) 4/2/2008
138. Spilt Dreams 4/16/2008
139. For You I Sigh…for You Dear Only! 4/16/2008
140. Quick! Quick! Go Back To Page 69! 4/16/2008
141. How Dare You! ”snaps The Page Slapping The Poet Across The Facewith A Hefty Writer’s Block! 4/16/2008
142. To Be There(For My Little Tilly) 4/25/2008
143. She Remembers Me! 4/25/2008
144. One For One(For Onelia) 4/28/2008
145. It's Him 4/16/2008
146. She Kisses Him 4/16/2008
147. Chain 4/28/2008
148. Just A Thought 4/29/2008
149. Web.(For Onelia) 4/29/2008
150. The Food Of Love 5/1/2008
151. The Devil’s Teat 5/9/2008
152. Lady In Satin 5/14/2008
153. Losing My Mind 5/14/2008
154. On The Head Of A Pin(For Scarlet Ribbons) 5/14/2008
155. It’s As Easy As 5/14/2008
156. Feeling Like A Salvador Dali Watch 5/12/2008
157. The Fearless Tower 5/16/2008
158. I Kiss Your Tears. 5/20/2008
159. Losing My M Ind 5/20/2008
160. Chinese Astrology 5/20/2008
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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