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Broken Family Poems

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


Family law by Frankii Fame
Immaturity comes from lack of knowledge
That this sheltered woman was raised by
To not speak up against the man's ways
Lest to be served as an example
Made...

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Categories: family, abuse, bullying, child abuse,

who I am by Elissa Quigley
I am from desert rains beating on the roof calming weary eyes
I am from late night gazing at stars, letting imagination free to fly
I am...

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Categories: family,



Family Tree by Brianna Hobson
In a family of three 
The two branches only love each other 
They get pleasure from flanking the other
Third vine breaks in thunder

No apples to...

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Categories: absence, conflict, creation, family,

Premium MemberA Ghost's Embrace by Brenda Chiri
Future soul needs saved,
by a ghost from her past
Caring and loving presence,
a spirit none can surpass

A being that needs that touch,
advise from back in the...

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Categories: childhood, dad, daughter, family,

No old tale by Afnan Jalil
I seek through the broken windows of my past
Glimpses of a distorted time in my soul casts

I lean to touch it with my pointed thumb
The...

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Categories: family, beauty, change, deep, devotion,

Premium MemberFinally Found A Family Feud by James Horn
Finally Found A Family Feud

What we finally found was family feud,
Full of many lies and often did delude;
No joking;
Family broken;
Their each part now existed in...

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Categories: family, allegory, analogy,

Two sides of death by Alexander Seal
Death was dreaded. 
Rehearsed. 
Experienced. 
Dreaded more. 

Being told, 
Silence. 
Empty. 
Frozen. 

Death. 
The day arrived. 
Surreal. 
Nothing. 

The bond was broken, 
The memories ended,...

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Categories: care, death, eulogy, family,

Family or Foe by Hiba Arif
They are just four very lonely people
finding a few moments of joy with each other. 
All alone, yet with each other. 
Each exist in their...

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Categories: absence, betrayal, dark, family,

Premium MemberSummer Cooking by Sandra Haight
It's Summer...a hot, humid day.
We go outdoors, swim, heat allay.
    Plan dinner to grill,
    new recipe will
make family happy,...

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Categories: angst, family, summer,

Remission of love by Tswarelo Mohohoma
I kind of getting in motion just to control my emotions.
With every condition 
I find nothing but division in every portion.
All positions seem to be...

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Categories: family, anniversary, betrayal, break up,

Small Town Breakdown by James Kelley
I'll run the red lights tonight. 
Laugh at the service engine light. Blare crowded notes, and scream until the rancor in my chest destroys the...

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Categories: family, angst, anxiety, car, depression,

Premium MemberFamily Reunion Summer Cooking by Eve Roper
Summer Cooking

Loud cheerful sounds are heard under a pavilion
as family has united for a family reunion.

Always held in shorts and swimsuit summer weather 
in a...

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Categories: family, food, happy, nature,

Premium MemberA Picture by Heidi Sands
Here you are again…
Your photo staring at me
Unexpected to find
Making me wish, I was blind
A rumble of feelings
Stir like loud thunder
Shaking my soul
From broken roots,...

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Categories: angst, family, pain,

Pamela by Theresa Dunn
You are my Angel my saving Grace, When mom passed I think you took her place.
         ...

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Categories: family,

THE ORPHAN'S TEARS by Patrick Ituma
The firewood of this world is too heavy to bear
The worries of this world an everyday nightmare 
Like a spear it breaks through my sorrowful...

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Categories: 1st grade, betrayal, family,

Fields of Silence by Eugene Harvey
‘Silence’ is their interim address
Where time like a river yet flows
Terrestrial dust returns once again
To the place whence all life grows,

Resting quietly in Death’s garden...

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Categories: celebration, death, family, funeral,

What ifs by Timothy McGuire
By far the saddest thing ever experienced 
Is separating from family members 
Because of drama 
We fail to see the big picture 
And what is...

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Categories: anger, family, forgiveness,

OH, go away yesterday by Virginia Waters

No comforting arms when bad dreams come,
Only confusion inside, What have I done?
Seems like there should have been, a lot more fun.
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Categories: childhood, destiny, family,

Premium MemberOrigin by Vaughan Wesley
I tied a hangman's noose
Within the womb
Around my neck was slung
And from those gallows swung.

I was six days late
The pressure wouldn’t abate
I’ve always been
Afraid of...

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Categories: boy, divorce, family,

Premium MemberA Thousand Ways To Cry by Chuck Melugin
Twenty years flashes through her memory
'Clock stopped at a quarter 'til four
Broken home, broken heart, broken dishes....
Life in pieces...all over the floor
The only word that...

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Categories: family, anxiety, break up, change,