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Family Poems | Poems About Families and Relatives

Family Poems. Above are examples of beautiful Poems about families, relatives, and the bonds they share. This list of family poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. When the husband, wife, kids and other family members make an effort to notice and acknowledge each other's good qualities, the family unit flourishes. However, families can also experience severe problems which often leads to a poet expressing emotions about these strained relationships. Still, you may be able to relate to these beautiful poems about families and relatives whether you have a traditional, extended, or stepfamily. Read all types of family poems and share these poems with the ones you love.
Premium Member Only a Chair
“It’s only a chair,” she said. “And it’s old and too big and dark for your new apartment.” I looked again at the chair. It IS old, though not an antique, and it’s been with me all my life in...Read the rest...
Categories: family, feelings, memory, perspective,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member PTSD and Identity Fraud
My stalker arrived ripping our flag crawling over veterans memorial plaques aiming through an assault rifle from across the street her anniversary of the murder meant to end my life 20 years later in shambles...Read the rest...
Categories: america, anxiety, blessing, family,
Form: Free verse
Love Of Parents
The love of parents Is never ending blessing That you can achieve....Read the rest...
Categories: family, inspiration, love, perspective,
Form: Haiku
Family is like Your emergency flash light They lights and guides you....Read the rest...
Categories: family, life, light, love,
Form: Haiku
I am not wrong
I am not wrong stop saying that I am this is not on me the issue is with them I did not yell or even raise my voice I did what I should but how was that the right...Read the rest...
Categories: family,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY HOLANNYA: Festive Family Time
Date: May 2051 10 am Damian invited every family To the end of May celebration and Family festivities. On skype with Father Hakim he recommended "Hey Dad you and Ma bring something if you can? Food Or...Read the rest...
Categories: family, child, color, confidence, deep,
Form: Prose
Karwa Sach: Dhan Aur Rishte
U gujarna ab raaste pe badla badla sa lagta hai Wo najariyan logo ka ab kuch kehta hua rahta hai Pata nahi kuy ab rishtedar ijjat dene lage hai Wo dost jo yaad tak nahi krte the aaj...Read the rest...
Categories: addiction, birthday, change, family,
Form: Rhyme
Family Reunion
Breast beat for her I doubt you fathom crude Understand thus gravitas of thy actions true This must entrust you knot the thread bear Bang thy drum roll knees follow you we share Needless pain inflicted as I stroked...Read the rest...
Categories: family, crazy, dark, daughter, death,
Form: Prose
Premium Member what do you call her
I had never before seen a ballerina with these kinds of thighs She was a absolute trooper, and she also juggled with knives What do you call her? I asked the bullfrogs on the shore. We call her...Read the rest...
Categories: family,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Family
I awoke to the sounds of music that fires up my day Time to get moving and go outside and play Life as so many wonderful things to enjoy Gathering up the troops and the dog , we...Read the rest...
Categories: family, life,
Form: Rhyme
D•isciplinarian and teacher extraordinaire A man after God's own heart who is strict but fair D•idn't go to college but he has a shed load of knowledge D•oesn't have millions in the bank but he's far...Read the rest...
Categories: family, appreciation, blessing, dad, education,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Legacy of Hope: My Dad
Legacy of Hope; My Dad My first memories are full of your dear face Kind brown eyes, edged with wrinkles, a mere trace I can't see a frown nor fretful scowl, only a gap toothed grin With a pompadour,...Read the rest...
Categories: family, father daughter, guitar,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chapter 158 --DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY HOLANNYA: CRUEL Ball Continuation -same day
Date: May 2051 Damian CJ Adonis and Kyon watched As did family and other relatives did Also, while quite many new players Replaced other younger players That needed a break. CJ announced The new players on the...Read the rest...
Categories: family, allusion, child, color, confidence,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member FOR AMANDA
My first-born miracle, You blessed my youth And forever, my heart With your liquid brown gaze. All the men in your life Were caught in your baby grasp, Helpless to resist your sweet, Angelic smile As you changed from a tempest To an...Read the rest...
Categories: baby, beauty, family, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FOR LUCY
What a wonder you are! A gift from the universe, The practical one. Always so poised Even when afraid You are your mother’s child Always knowing what you want And getting what you need. Your star will never burn out. In your quest to...Read the rest...
Categories: beauty, family, feelings, granddaughter,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Family Poems

Definition | What is Family in Poetry?

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