Dónall Dempsey

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

Dónall Dempsey Poems

2041. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'stolen Shadows(For Onelia) 3/13/2010
2042. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Mille Serpi Divoranmi Il Petto(A Thousand Serpents Devour My Breast) - Poem For Onelia 1/29/2010
2043. ' ' ' I’m A Paper And Pen Man...Me! 7/19/2009
2044. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Poem Written Whilst Listening To Captain Kirk Read The Bible! 6/1/2010
2045. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Jesus Christ Is Alive And Well(In Memory Of My Mother Ita) 4/2/2010
2046. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Cuddle(For Scarlet) 6/1/2010
2047. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' The Sweetness Of Nothings(For Scarlett) 6/1/2010
2048. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'super...Man...Just Super Man! (Being A Pre-Valentine For My Jan) 2/5/2010
2049. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Lost Now In Twilight 1/11/2010
2050. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Losing Her Heart 6/1/2010
2051. ' ' ' The Present Moment! (For Lyn) 1/22/2009
2052. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Fashion Statement(For Scarlet) 3/29/2010
2053. ' ' ' ' ' ' Choc Full Of Love(Tanka) 1/13/2010
2054. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' At Home With The Hamlets(For Me Auld Pal Al) 4/25/2010
2055. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Becoming...Always Becoming(Haiku For Al) 5/9/2010
2056. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 'Jackpot Positano 12/31/2009
2057. ' ' ' ' ' Eternity In A Grain Of Sand - New Year Poem For Lyn 12/28/2008
2058. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' An Apology To An Ancient One 6/1/2010
2059. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Brushstrokes 7/16/2010
2060. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' What’s Donne Is Donne! 6/1/2010
2061. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' During Wind & Rain(In Memory Of My Mother Ita) 2/7/2010
2062. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Capital Letters(For Scarlett) 5/1/2010
2063. ' ' ' ' Let Me Tell You 'Bout The Birds & Bees! 5/8/2009
2064. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' His Voice In Words 6/1/2010
2065. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' A Wonder Told Shyly(For Res) 4/8/2010
2066. ' ' ' ' Centaur(For Brian) 8/1/2007
2067. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Mine 6/1/2010
2068. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Cliché Attack(For Jan Man!) 4/5/2010
2069. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Good For The Soul 6/1/2010
2070. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Homepage(For Onelia) 3/13/2010
2071. ' ' ' ' Made Only In Dreams(For Lyn) 4/14/2009
2072. ' ' ' ' Feel Free 3/18/2009
2073. ' ' ' ' My Beloved Is Mine And I Am His 7/19/2009
2074. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Big Blue Hole 3/29/2010
2075. ' ' ' ' The Gentleman Of Shallot 1/16/2008
2076. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' For Sale: A Life - Only One...Careful Owner. 6/1/2010
2077. ' ' ' ' Close Shave - Sequence(For Miss S) 6/11/2008
2078. ' ' ' ' Ah Where Are The Newspapers Of Yesterday? 7/3/2009
2079. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Death By Similie & Metaphor 4/4/2010
2080. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' I Feel Pretty...Oh So...Pretty! (For Scarlett) 6/1/2010

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)

Overflowing

The tin bath
that splashed with laughter

before many a Friday fire
as the stove roared

& brothers & sisters
became miraculously cleaned
of dirt...woes or worries

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