Brother Family Poems
These Brother Family poems are examples of Family poems about Brother. These are the best examples of Family Brother poems written by international poets.
His grandma was there when he was born…
or so his family told him.
After all the family had their turn, the story goes,
she was the...
Love that is Blind
betrayal, blessing, family, future,
They say in his old age, Isaac was blind
yet like his father Abraham, unusually kind
Rebecca, his wife,...
Being a man
family, age, appreciation, brother, care,
I'm learning to be a man from my brother
Since I'm flying under his wing
As he shows me how to flap my own
Before I can go...
family, angel, butterfly, children, christian,
(written for Amy)
My dearest daughter,
we just met,
but I know I know you,
from your father's words.
You are full of laughter,
Fall Family Feast Footles
family, thanksgiving day,
An oddly-shaped Thanksgiving bird:
What we call Grandma's mashed potatoes:
How she adds...
Brigid and her Family are Locked Out
Brigid’s family has lost their house
she is six and does not understand
it is right there, where it always was
how could they have lost it?
family, allegory, allusion, analogy, appreciation,
The brothers are competitors
boyfriend, family, halloween, school,
We’re on Fall break this week and Peter’s favorite aunt - Lita - is visiting. Lita’s a tall, slim woman (eek! A guess), in her...
Mom is a Daredevil Too
The teacher was irritated, using her angry voice.
He yelled at me and hurt a kindergartener.
She wanted me to do this that and the other.
A Texas Snow And Ice Storm
family, loneliness, old, scary,
The trees are thrashing, high winds, snow, and ice.
A storm is brewing, and it won’t be nice.
A T.V. warning, the power might go out,
No Man is an Island
family, adventure, age, analogy, beauty,
Smiles brighter than the Sun on a fragrant summer day
Two kids, a boy and girl, go out to play
Only do the threatening storm clouds wipe...
At a Party
family, brother, children, courage, death,
I spoke with two people at the party Saturday.
A young police officer, short-haired, fit,
chiseled face who had two young children.
He felt constrained by the law,...
Fritz Purdum mined these memories with his poem Boy playing in Dirt.
My grandson an introverted chap
On the playground after lunchtime nap
In the garden of kinders...
death, emotions, family, feelings,
Is my mother coming?
Yes, she’ll be here today.
Is my brother and sister coming?
Very soon they say.
Is my father coming?
He’s not far away.
Are all who loves...
Family Portrait: for Carl
family, 10th grade, angst, brother,
This is you; this is me,
at the end of the row, white-faced.
I have you clamped in an iron grip