Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

2041. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' His Voice In Words 6/1/2010
2042. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' A Wonder Told Shyly(For Res) 4/8/2010
2043. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Beware Bigamists Beware! 1/29/2010
2044. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Mine 6/1/2010
2045. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Tender Is The Night(Early Onelia Christmas Poem) 11/29/2009
2046. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Cliché Attack(For Jan Man!) 4/5/2010
2047. ' ' ' ' ' Eyes Do More Than See(For The Onelia Begetter Of This Ensuing Poem) 4/16/2008
2048. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Good For The Soul 6/1/2010
2049. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Homepage(For Onelia) 3/13/2010
2050. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' One More For The Road(For Onelia) 1/14/2010
2051. ' ' ' ' Made Only In Dreams(For Lyn) 4/14/2009
2052. ' ' ' ' Feel Free 3/18/2009
2053. ' ' ' ' My Beloved Is Mine And I Am His 7/19/2009
2054. ' ' ' ' As Above So Below(For Lyn) 5/4/2009
2055. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Big Blue Hole 3/29/2010
2056. ' ' ' ' Famous Poems(A Thank You Poem For Onelia) 7/11/2009
2057. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Becoming The Man My Father Always Was(For Brian D) 10/19/2007
2058. ' ' ' ' Ah Where Are The Newspapers Of Yesterday? 7/3/2009
2059. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Death By Similie & Metaphor 4/4/2010
2060. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' I Feel Pretty...Oh So...Pretty! (For Scarlett) 6/1/2010
2061. ' ' ' ' Crúiscín...Cístín Baise(Little Jug...Little Palm Cake*) For My Auntie Mary 2/19/2009
2062. ' ' ' ' ' A Sea Of Stars 6/7/2009
2063. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Blameless 6/1/2010
2064. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' All The Stars Brilliant Brihtness(Tankas) 8/25/2009
2065. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Nothing To Say 4/4/2010
2066. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' From My Past I Smile(For Onelia) 8/22/2009
2067. ' ' ' ' ' Is It Yourself That's In It? (For Good Auld Bud) 3/8/2009
2068. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'smile 1/10/2010
2069. ' ' ' ' As Simple As Abc 4/16/2009
2070. ' ' ' ' Here: But Not All There 3/5/2009
2071. ' ' ' ' ' Blue Dress(For Junie) 7/26/2007
2072. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Low Finisterre 1007 Losing Its Identity By The Same Time 6/1/2010
2073. ' ' ' ' For A Walk(For Lyn) 4/24/2009
2074. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Never So Alone As Here(In Memory Of My Mother) 3/25/2010
2075. ' ' ' ' Swallow...Swallow...Little Swallow! (Tanka) 7/11/2009
2076. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' I Want To Be In America! 12/29/2009
2077. ' ' ' ' 'Later(For Junie) 4/2/2009
2078. ' ' ' ' End Of Story(For Byran) 5/3/2009
2079. ' ' ' ' Need To Know 4/1/2009
2080. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' At Home With The Hamlets(For Me Auld Pal Al) 4/25/2010

Comments about Dónall Dempsey

  • 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.

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  • 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)

How Could The Stars…

How could the stars
have forgotten you?

You who held them in
the surprise of your eyes

floated them through
your wind blown hair

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