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Senryu Mother Poems | Senryu Poems About Mother

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Senryu - on sadness

when I am weeping
I feel moms hand  s t r o k e  my hair-

                       from her lonely grave

March 29, 2016

Senryu/on sadness
Copyright Protected, ID 773020

Submitted to the contest, Senryu on Sadness,
sponsor, Laura Loo

First Place
Submitted to the contest, Angels
sponsor, Mystic Rose

First Place

Copyright © Broken Wings | Year Posted 2016

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My Momma's Words

Figures do not lie
So true, though also is this
Liars can figure

Copyright © cecil hickman | Year Posted 2010

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Best Mother in Law

she lived far away 
the phone to communicate
first question asked

always check weather
then how are you doing now
a happy response

want her back again
two weeks for pleasure visit
wished for us again

Copyright 2011 
Anne Rutherford.

For Dr. Ram Mehta's contest, in laws

Copyright © Anne Rutherford | Year Posted 2011

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Still Living in my Heart

your voice I still hear “The begonias are pretty” I turn, see no one caught a fish today wish I could cook it for you how you loved seafood! you watch from heaven still guiding me on my path spirit lives in me
For Francine’s Senryu for Mom contest

Copyright © Carolyn Devonshire | Year Posted 2011

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Dirty Wet Diaper


                                            Dirty wet diaper
                               Sores, scabs, matted hair, crying
                                           Lady adopts_mom

Contest:"Senryu For Mom"
Sponsor:Francine Roberts

(My mother said that
when she first saw me
I had a dirty wet diaper
sores, and backed up against
her and called her mom.)

Copyright © Sara Kendrick | Year Posted 2011

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Words of A Sweet and Sour Mom

Real Title: Words of a Sweet and Sour "Mom"
(the title heading won't take quotation  marks
and other special characters, a thing I find most 
irritating because a title can really lose its effect
without these things!)

“You MUST call me Mom” not such a bad thing to ask - unless demanded “You’ve been a good wife” this remark came with a cruise - best gift of my life My husband and kids - all are in her will but me. . . . “Andrea’s not blood"
By Andrea Dietrich for Dr. Ram Mehta's Contest: "In-laws"

Copyright © Andrea Dietrich | Year Posted 2011

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Mother's Love

mother, soft your love
like pure rain drops from heaven
wet slobbery kiss…

Copyright © 2011  By Caryl S. Muzzey

Third Place Winner ~ "Senryu fo Mom” Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Francine Roberts
May 24, 2011

Copyright © Caryl Muzzey | Year Posted 2011

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Mother Pelican Bleeds

three starving children...
ripping flesh loose from her breast
she does what it takes

*Louisiana State Flag
Tim Ryerson

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2015

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'My mom'

many are out there wouldn't trade you for the world just what I needed a jewel to me you're part of God's perfect plan I love you mommy
Contest Name : Senryu for Mom 25/04/2011 8th Place

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2011

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The Kids of Divorce

Mom and Dad divorce; the kids are damaged for life; but some are relieved.

Copyright © Ngoc Nguyen | Year Posted 2012

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Death Comes To Us All

A mother is dead
and a father just buried -
God bless the orphan!

    March 2015

Copyright © Keith Trestrail | Year Posted 2015

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Lovelier Than A Rose

Oh lovely rose song
Pressed in that book for so long
Music can't be wrong

Memories that stay
always recurring array
Learning how to pray

Thoughts engraved so deep
Everlasting pure, keep
Reminding of love

Oh that lovely rose
Pressed in that book that was closed
She lovingly chose

Memories that say
True love won't take her away
Momma I miss you

Copyright © Jimmy Anderson | Year Posted 2011

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Mother-in-law, Sister-in-law

My mother-in-law
Can I resist adopting
You are truly loved.

And sister-in-law
Materially you have all
Money levels high.

Everything they have
Deny them you are loser
Pray or you get ire!

Play with them well, Dear
Eventually you get praised
Dare as you end dead!

Dalila G Agtani

Copyright © Dalila Agtani | Year Posted 2011

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Mom, a word that stays
in your soul never leaves our
mind or heart at all

Copyright 2008 
Anne Rutherford
Poems From The 
Heart Series.

Copyright © Anne Rutherford | Year Posted 2011

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Missing Mom

Flowers placed on grave

showing attempts to connect

lost without my mom

Written 2015
Placed 10th in SKAT Flower Contest Theme sponsored by SKAT A

Copyright © Susan Gentry | Year Posted 2015

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mother did not mind

mother did not mind
a kind beauty of passion
and then there was me

singer of night songs
tone deaf to all but to me
the randy cat howls

mated wife, mother
baker of red cherry pies
one in the oven

Copyright © Debbie Guzzi | Year Posted 2011

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My mother
Gave me life,
Is my life

Senryu for Mom

Copyright © jack horne | Year Posted 2011

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My Spiritual Mom

Mom’s Bible stories 
my first words inspired to be. . . . 
that Jesus loves me

her best-loved motto -
what’s next to godliness. . . . 
eight kids cleaning up

feasting on Scriptures
strong in mind, body and soul. . . . 
Mom might outlive us

For Francine Robert's 
"Senryu for Mom" Contest

Copyright © Andrea Dietrich | Year Posted 2011

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Lilac Memories

      On my windowsill

   her pitcher filled with lilacs...

      My heart remembers

                                          Memories are stirred...

                                     I sat on her bedspread, while

                                        she brushed my long hair

            Sweet fragrance of love

      comes in shades of purple blooms....

            quilted by her hand.....

For Francine Robert's contest "Senryu For Mom"

Copyright © Carrie Richards | Year Posted 2011

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still whole
step by step after
an enormity

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

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Mother Earth


                                  Man dreams of the stars

                            To one day leave Mother Earth...

                                      Before he kills her.

                                                  Timothy I. Brumley

Copyright © Timothy Brumley | Year Posted 2010

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Mother In Law

Lisa did you know?
I am a human also.
I deserve love too.

Copyright © Brandlynn Young | Year Posted 2009

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Our Son

Ultrasound pictures
Shadrach Russell Bryan Young
Tiny Miracle

Copyright © Brandlynn Young | Year Posted 2009

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A Mothers Plea

Innocent child
Pale skin and eyes glazed over
Cancer, let him go

Copyright © Ari Ing | Year Posted 2015

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Lost Forever

Casey Anthony--
found not guilty, yet her child
is lost forever

Copyright © Cathy Ncube | Year Posted 2011

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' Golden Harvest ... ' 40th Senryu

    Golden, Full Moon Shone
On All The Harvest, That’s Grown
    Welcome In Our Home

Copyright © MoonBee Canady | Year Posted 2009

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Happy Mothers Day

Here's a special wish to all you mothers out there: Happy Mothers Day!

Copyright © Robert Pettit | Year Posted 2013

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Senryu for mummy

Wrinkled hands shiver, touch me
 we’re back to playing the old game,
I’ll be mummy and you, me.

This poem is for Francine's Mothers day contest.

Copyright © Afroze Ali | Year Posted 2011

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an empty bottle

captured behind glass her scent, forever, lingers.... Chanel No. 5
_ _ _ For PD's Contest: 7/25/14

Copyright © Carrie Richards | Year Posted 2014

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        tombstone with fresh sod
a young mother’s tears have stopped – 
           crayon picture taped

              ~20 Mar 2014~

Copyright © david mohn | Year Posted 2014