Dónall Dempsey

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

Building The Ghost - Poem by Dónall Dempsey

BUILDING THE GHOST

First, collect
all his moments

pooling them
into this

second

make a bonfire
of all his dreams

that long to be
more than just wishes

then set them
alight

with the squeezing of
the trigger

so that
this second

will be his last.


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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 22, 2012



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