Best Father Daughter Poems
Below are the all-time best Father Daughter poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of father daughter poems written by PoetrySoup members
father daughter, blue, dad, depression, father
Daddy, why did you go away?
Don't you know I wanted you to stay!
Daddy, when you left mom,
Don't you know you left me too?
Now all I...
Isle of Bast
father daughter, love, me,
Memories of the North Sea
sift in like sand kernels
on a fast, frigid tide:
events that transpired outside
the confines of rhyme,
as they were...
LONGING FOR FATHER'S LOVE
father daughter, absence, care, child, dad,
I am not a father
Nor I am a mother
I am just a daughter
That is growing better...
Father, you have been away
I truly wish you have stayed
A FATHER'S LEGACY
father daughter, love,
You grew up going from place to place.
Folk thought you wouldn't amount to a thing.
You were a wander til you heard love calling.
Your life changed...
A clutter of wood and dust and cobwebby corners,
And dappled sun shining through dirty windows;
On his work table a drawing; a project in progress,
father daughter, childhood, dad, death, family,
We drove through a fog, just my father and I
while the car we were in seemed to know the way home
A Game Of Thorns - Collaboration with Maurice Yvonne
father daughter, addiction, bereavement, body, boyfriend,
i heard a...what do they say...a spine chilling scream
...is that the saying?
a spine chilling scream
'he's dead, my G_d he's dead'
the phrase echoed
Adam Of Love And Faith
father daughter, dad, daughter, dedication, father
Adam of Love
barely knew what to put
in black and white
with the Light in his heart
the dark able to look through.
A man of wealth
Don't Grow Old, Daddy
dad, daughter, father daughter,
How could you get old, Daddy?
That's not supposed to happen
I'm your little girl
I can't see the stooped shoulders
I can't see the ravages of time, Daddy
I Need Your Help Daddy
father daughter, absence, angst, cry, dad,
I’m Physically and Emotionally tired
I don’t want to be the strong one anymore
I can’t this time
I don’t know what to do Daddy
I need your...
She is a free spirit rebellious and wild
She’s changing so quickly – no longer a child.
Determined, impulsive, she gets into fights
She wants independence and quotes...
SUGAR DADDY - TWO LENSES
father daughter, health, humorous,
I’d heap spoonfuls of sugar in my tea
I wouldn’t drink it without it you see
That sweet syrupy drink
Wasn’t poured down the sink
Every single drop...
Loving The Child In Me
father daughter, pain, child,
There is a child that looks like me.
Years from now still won't be free.
You'll want to rock her in your arms.
Keep her safe from all...
MISTAKEN THAT YOU LOVED ME
childhood, discrimination, father daughter,
'My' biggest mistake was being born a girl
I was never going to meet your expectations for you wanted a
Son and you got me ...mum...
Make A Wish
In abandoned fields
the silhouette of a dad
blowing fluffy seeds
from the last dandelion's head
towards packed toys in the shed
Beyond mountain yields
Her hands untied from the bed
depression, father daughter,
Longing in lowly light of longer days
by which a summer wilts paternal dreams
and browns the loitered heaves of yellow spring:
the budding void that stamps an...
All Gods Creations
creation, dad, father daughter,
We walked on the beach, just Daddy and me,
And looked for shells in the sand.
We found a starfish holding tight to a rock
Then we walked...
father daughter, forgiveness,
for my daughter, Lily Belle
Having crawled through a crack in my third-story window,
I drift, this night, to a familiar place
in search of age in a...
december, father daughter, how
A date of birth. ...
The Language of Silence
father daughter, hurt, language,
We don't talk about it, I was mutely told,
Schooled in your nonverbal narcissism, I Attest
I became a linguist in the language of silence;
The tightened line...
I'm my Daddy Made Over
father daughter, absence, angst, cancer, change,
Dedicated to my Dad Jerry W. Niday 3/20/1952 - 6/18/2013
I am who I am because of him
He’s the reason for my son’s name
He gave me...
ALWAYS A PRINCESS
father daughter, beautiful, celebration, devotion, emotions,
In my father's eyes, I'll always be his princess,
No matter how old I've grown, he still sees
His little girl, dancing across the invisible stage
We Lost More Than a Dad
father daughter, absence, angst, best friend,
We lost more than just a Dad that day
We lost half of how we came to be
We lost we four girls first love
We lost our...
father daughter, angst, cry, dad, death,
You were so tired
You couldn’t wait to go lay down
Mom was standing in the kitchen
I was outside locking things up
As you went through the back...
father daughter, angel, child, courage, dad,
They needed help
Walking alone in the dark.
A broken down car.
The child frightened,
But not understanding
That would soon
Come her way.
Her parents petrified
That their baby...