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Dad Poems | Examples of Dad Poetry

Dad Poems - Examples of all types of dad poetry to share and read. This list of dad poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. There are fathers, and then there are dads. A dad is unique, funny, and irreplaceable. He is your friend, mentor, and a person to whom you look up. Real dads impart wisdom that no one can take from you. These poems are expressions about these amazing and monumental figures. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of dad poetry. This list of works about dad is an excellent resource for examples of how to write dad poems.

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Premium Member George Washington
Born-In Virginia on February 22,1732. Siblings-The first of six children. ...Read More
Categories: america, child, dad, marriage,
Form: List

Premium Member Breakfast in Bed
there were buzzers and bells, rattles and bangs a long rubber snake with horrible fangs a mural in crayon the length of the hall of misshapen cows -giraffes not too tall out in the kitchen the dog cleaned the...Read More
Categories: children, dad, food, mom,
Form: Sonnet
Boodha hota pitaa
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Categories: children, dad, family, father,
Form: Free verse
I might only be the size of a pea
I might only be the size of a pea But you already mean so much to me, I love you now and I'll love you forever Mummy says she can't think of anything better. I can't wait...Read More
Categories: baby, child, dad,
Form: Rhyme
In a shoebox of old family photos there's one of my father at 21, standing like Goliath holding two oars across...Read More
Categories: anger, angst, dad, pain,
Form: Free verse

Pack a bag
Pack a bag Vroom vroom Knock knock Love you Go to school Stay up late Stay up late Stay up late Pack a bag Vroom vroom Knock knock Love you Go to school Stay awake Stay awak- Stay awa(y) Pack a bag Knock knock Stay up late Get good grades Be okay Be okay I'm okay. I'M OKAY. I...Read More
Categories: anxiety, dad, deep, depression,
Form: Rhyme
Purgative debacle debilitated me December 18th 2020
Purgative debacle debilitated me December 18th, 2020 Hoop fully adequately explains source of odoriferous dry rot, ye possibly smell, I jot within this reasonable rhyme without putting Johnny on the spot my absence NOT attending fellowship, today December 20th, 2020 albeit remotely, cuz...Read More
Categories: dad, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Sea-Side Walk with Sincerest Apology to Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The sand and sea were calling us ...Read More
Categories: beach, dad, day, heart,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member My Daddy
My Dad, a huge giver ...Read More
Categories: dad, giving, homework, money,
Form: Clerihew
When Dad Loved Me
Like a fury character from a Saturday cartoon, my thumb pulsed into an inflating red balloon when my older sis slammed the car door carelessly. I didn't realize it would bring such favor to me. "What's the...Read More
Categories: appreciation, dad, daughter, kindergarten,
Form: Free verse
Categories: christmas, dad, girl, memory,
Form: Free verse
Childhood and Youth Hikes with Dad
Sit down here on this mountain pine covered ridge Wait for the mid-morning sun, about ten o’clock, See now Blue Point canyon and air turn thick blue “Look! Look Mom! It’s blue.”, the whole air and...Read More
Categories: adventure, appreciation, boy, dad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Taking Care of Baby
Taking care of baby is life's truest joy, alright Especially if your idea of fun is staying up all night One thing that you can count on is running out of shirts 'Cos baby loves...Read More
Categories: baby, care, dad, fun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Right on Time -- or Ten Minutes Early
Dad was forever in a hurry His life filled with tension and worry He always had to be right on time If not, he preferred ten minutes early A terror behind the wheel of his...Read More
Categories: analogy, anger, child, dad,
Form: Light Verse
Thanks 4 giving me reason to write mish mashed gobbledygook
juiced spare moments, and tubby direct, ernest and frank lemme communicate without resorting to caginess, but NON GMO, gluten free roaming thoughts to thank ye (Amelie Beth), and Rich McGeehan for welcoming a small group of family...Read More
Categories: dad, absence, adventure, animal, beautiful,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Dad Poems

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