Dónall Dempsey

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

Miles To Go Before I Sleep - Poem by Dónall Dempsey

In the distance

the church
a tiny toy

almost covered
in snow

here my footprint
looming large

in front of me

the next step
(not yet taken)

still invisible.

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  • (4/11/2008 1:47:00 PM)

    Miles to go before I sleep..and yet, that one step...not taken? Fear, pain, longing, love holding us back...the invisible hand holding our coat tails... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 11, 2008

Poem Edited: Monday, May 12, 2008

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