Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,546 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

The Art Of Loving(For Janice) - Poem by Dónall Dempsey

You paint me
in the nude

in the nude

both model & artist
sans clothes

you sublimating
your desire

into paint

until what’s done is done

and you remove the canvas
that comes between us

I becoming
once again

the real live flesh
& blood

that hungers
for your love.

My painted perfection
looking down on us

from its pedestal
this easel

this all too human man
kissing you divine

as you come & come &...
paint still glistening

upon your fingertips.


Comments about The Art Of Loving(For Janice) by Dónall Dempsey

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (9/10/2008 2:21:00 AM)

    A very nice compostion. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, September 1, 2008

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 8, 2009


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