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Family Ballad Poems

These Family Ballad poems are examples of Ballad poems about Family. These are the best examples of Ballad Family poems written by international poets.

Your family is the backbone,
Of your life.

It helps you survive.

God kneels down and gives you a kiss,
Each time you are in a mess.

Prayers come in...

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Categories: absence, age, allah, america,

Premium Member He Always Loved Her
He Always Loved Her

The loving man in the neighborhood remembers the day she was born
into the world.  He heard just how happy her parents...

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Categories: devotion, lost love, truth,

Premium Member Best Day in My Life
I had not seen my sister in six years.
It was a long time for us; we are identical twins.
And close.

We finally got together with our...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member May 22 2011 Joplin's EF-5 Tornado
Brick houses gone, wood houses gone
Family histories blown away
No photos or proof of life
2.8 billion dollars worth of damage

Devastation for a mile. 
One house standing,...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

My Sonshine
All I do all day is think about you & check your school app to see how your day is going, don't ever let anyone...

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Categories: black african american, black

After ISIS
People choose your side
Know that you are satisfied 
And if you are defeated 
Wonder if at home you’ll be greeted

But returning will not always work...

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Categories: violence,

Did you use Lyrics
Mi and You
are lovers.
Mi's name is
Mi Whoomp.
Mi Whoomp
is from the woodwinds
She is smooth a
sounds more of a
 bassy tenors tone.
You's name is
longer than Mi's, You's...

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Categories: music,

The Legend of the cast iron guts
This story is one of great rapport 
About a boy and a pasty long told evermore
And an auntie who really couldn’t cook
Who made a pasty...

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Categories: family, fun, meaningful,

So I'm her now huh
We barely talk anymore guess the honeymoons over, this would be the time I relapsed if I was sober, but I'm not upset with you...

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Categories: black love, break up,

Setting Lolita free
Lolita is an endangered southern Orca being
held in captivity.  Daily she is crying out
to her pod vainly.

For whenever  she out in her tears,

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Categories: 3rd grade, 4th grade,

The Ballad of Agnes Bean
From ‘The Woe of Roanoke ‘
It wasn’t just the gale that chilled his skin
As he mulled on the cannibal captured within.
In trembling state he clenched...

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Categories: ballad, abuse, death, evil, gothic,

Premium Member The Sad Tragic Tale of Dennis Lloyd Martin
His parents' worst nightmare that left them disheartened
is the sad tragic tale of Dennis Lloyd Martin

On a family outing at Cades Cove park
Dennis, his brother...

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Categories: dark, death, mystery, scary,

Telling White Lies
Telling "White Lies"

My mother got born November
thirteenth, nineteen hundred thirty five
within poverty stricken household
of Canarsie, Brooklyn, the youngest
(most mollycoddled) of four siblings,

experienced grinding poverty, no

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Categories: abuse, age, america, child

Premium Member THANK YOU MOM
Oh mother oh mother oh motherly 
woe would be the world without 
you fed us when we were
you clothed us when we were
you cooled us...

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Categories: family,

The Runaway

Oh, lord
what’s the use in tryin’? 
Nothin’s turned out
the way I planned. 
I got the whole world
tellin’ me I’m dyin’. 
Think I’ll just lie here...

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Categories: black african american, death,

Groundswell Of Emotional Blessedness
(thank you All Poetry, Facebook, family
Poetry Soup,... et cetera global friends.)

A network of cherished kinships allied
forged, and linkedin analogous
to union of groom and bride
thru electronic...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, desire, flower,

Hot for Christmas 2018
The sun shines down
On old Adelaide town
With the only thoughts of snow
Are on the Christmas TV shows 
For we have 40 degrees
And look for our...

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Categories: childhood, christmas, summer, sun,

Ancestors and Religion
The history of my family is interesting to me
When looking at reasons of why some things I see
It seems the German side of the family...

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Categories: immigration, religion,

My Christmas Tree
My Christmas Tree 

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree where is your home.

You stand so tall, such greenery delight.

Your poise is bold reaching upward always


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Categories: destiny, encouraging,

Christmas DownUnder
Just a few days to Christmas
So much to do 
Mum has decided 
We’ll have a barbecue

Dad’s at the bank 
Taking out some money
Baby’s in his...

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Categories: 8th grade, celebration, happiness,