Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

161. Losing My M Ind 5/20/2008
162. Chinese Astrology 5/20/2008
163. Coming In From The Cold 5/20/2008
164. Softly Falling Rain 5/20/2008
165. Eats Me Up 5/20/2008
166. Carousel 5/21/2008
167. Le Retour A La Raison (The Return Of Reason) 5/22/2008
168. Glass Of Water 5/22/2008
169. Stranger 5/22/2008
170. And If Angels 5/27/2008
171. English Revision(For Scarlett) 5/28/2008
172. Taking Over The World(For Scarlett) 5/28/2008
173. Bedroom Attire 5/29/2008
174. It’s Over! 5/30/2008
175. Gos’pozho! Ne Go’vorya’ Balgarski! (Madame! I Don’t Speak Bulgarian!) 5/27/2008
176. God Gave Names To All (For Scarlett) 6/2/2008
177. Get Me? 7/28/2008
178. Starling Time! 7/28/2008
179. Up There With Walter De La Mare- In Praise Of My Lady’s Voice 8/4/2008
180. Nothing But Kisses (For Janice) 8/4/2008
181. Then To The Elements Be Free 8/15/2008
182. Dressed Only In Kisses 8/20/2008
183. Nice Cold Beer On A Hot Hot Sunny Day! 8/21/2008
184. Miracle(For Janice) 8/21/2008
185. And The Beauty That Breaks From Thee Then! 8/24/2008
186. Coming Undone 8/25/2008
187. How Come..? 8/27/2008
188. Star(For Lyn) 9/4/2008
189. That Was Then This Is Now! 9/4/2008
190. Hard Of...Hearing 9/18/2008
191. Oh Holy...Holy...Holy! 10/17/2008
192. Tutto Per Tutti - Everything For Everyone 10/17/2008
193. Pomeii Awakened...A Story Of Rediscovery.*(For Janice) 10/22/2008
194. Chou...Chou! 10/22/2008
195. Ballet Of The Boots 10/23/2008
196. And I Quote 10/21/2008
197. How We Almost Didn’t Survive Our 2 Month Anniversary! 10/22/2008
198. Fashion Accessories 10/29/2008
199. A Man's Work Is Never Done! 11/5/2008
200. Time Out Of Mind(For Janice) 11/19/2008

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)

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 Way The Story Goes

Always enchantments
falling from your lips.

Orpheus...Eurydice
made real

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

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