Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

1801. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Diving For Pearls(For Scarlet) 9/3/2009
1802. ' ' ' ' Road Rage 6/30/2009
1803. ' ' ' ' Brace Of Tankas 7/16/2009
1804. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Empty Field - Haiku Sequence(For Mr.N. Of O' S) 9/27/2009
1805. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Red Blouse 1/13/2010
1806. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Getting It Off Her Chest(Haiku) 11/21/2009
1807. ' ' ' ' ' Palm Reader(For Lyn) 4/14/2009
1808. ' ' ' ' ' Come Day Go Day 6/8/2009
1809. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Going Potty! (For Helen) 9/20/2009
1810. Many Children Ago 6/30/2007
1811. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Being Real(For Ruthie) 1/8/2010
1812. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Tired...Wanna Go To Bed(Tanka) 1/25/2010
1813. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Tu...Qui...Tu! (For Mike Thorne) 9/11/2009
1814. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Your Shoes 1/13/2010
1815. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'This Only Now 1/13/2010
1816. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Become The Man They Claim To Be(For Onelia) 11/4/2009
1817. ' ' ' ' ' What Pleasure Will Befall Me! 6/6/2009
1818. The Story That Is Us 10/11/2007
1819. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' The Rest Of The Story(For Scarlett) 2/1/2010
1820. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Schrodinger's Dog (Being An After Birthday Poem For Miss Ruthie) 12/6/2009
1821. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Speech Less(For B. B.) 9/20/2009
1822. ' ' ' ' ' Ordinary Room 6/18/2009
1823. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Telling The Waves Poems 9/20/2009
1824. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Dj View 3/26/2010
1825. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Attack Of The Heart(For Ruthie) 1/11/2010
1826. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Comic Epiphany(For Scarlett) 1/24/2010
1827. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Even The Grass Laughed 1/27/2010
1828. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'More Tea Anyone? 11/29/2009
1829. ' ' ' ' Undressing Myself(For Helen) 6/10/2009
1830. ' ' ' ' I'D Rather Be Dead Only When I Die 4/2/2009
1831. ' ' ' ' Falling Awake Asleep! (For Helen) 8/25/2009
1832. ' ' ' ' My 19th Nervous Breakdown 5/28/2009
1833. ' ' ' ' ' 'Ugh? Ugh! 4/14/2009
1834. ' ' ' ' ' So Real 5/2/2009
1835. ' ' ' ' ' Digging Time 6/18/2009
1836. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Flying Into New York 12/30/2009
1837. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' The Ever-Surging Sea 4/15/2010
1838. Say Hello To The Dempseys 10/17/2007
1839. ' ' ' History Lesson For A Schoolteacher 7/16/2009
1840. ' ' ' Asparagus Disease(For Onelia) 7/3/2009

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)

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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