Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership


Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

Dad

Richard Tarr Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Dad which was written by poet Richard Tarr. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Richard Tarr

Best Richard Tarr Poems

+ Fav Poet

Dad

Dad I've missed you. August 
20th 2002 was the last time I 
heard your voice, it marks the 
last time I saw your face, it was 
the last time I got to say I love 
you. How I wish I could bring 
you back to life. There's forever 
a hole in my heart. I look to the 
sky and wonder if your in 
heaven waiting for me fishing 
pole in hand and a cooler full of 
coors lights on ice? Until we 
meet again. I hope I have a 
good story to tell you at heavens 
fishing hole, while we smoke 
our Marlboros and sip cold 
beer. I miss you dad, it's been 
11 years today. Wait for me at 
the gates. I'm ready for our 
fishing trip

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 8/23/2013 3:13:00 PM
    I have sent you soup mail ( a couple days ago) concerning your contest. A reply would be appreciated