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Father Poems | Examples of Father Poetry

Father Poems - Examples of all types of father poetry to share and read. This list of father poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. People say that fathers are the key to a prosperous family and that we cannot minimize the importance of a father. These poets have written poetry about the paternal bond between a father and son, father and daughter relationships, about a dad who passed away in death, the love children have for their father, and more. These relationships can have far-reaching social ramifications. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of father poetry.
MY FATHER
POEM ON FATHER My father is my hero. And he is also my best friend. When I was small, he gave me his hand for support. we both share a great bond and rapport. he always gave me everything I...Read the rest...
Categories: father,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Chapter 163-- DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY HOLANNYA: The BIG PicTurE
Date: July 2051 Early 7:30 Friday morning most Of the family were in their extravagant Dreams. All was well or so it seems. Moderate rustling. Somebody was Woke. Molly was first on display of The...Read the rest...
Categories: father, allusion, confidence, family, fate,
Form: Alliteration
A Father’s Day Tribute: To A Father Like My Own
Few words I pen, for today is your day, A celebration of you, in every way. Thrilled and happy, my heart does sing, For your life has been a blessing in everything. A father you are, steadfast and true, A...Read the rest...
Categories: father, 11th grade, anniversary, appreciation,
Form: Ode
Father's Words
The words, "I'm so tired." Is from the fool's mouth only "Surrender", I can't....Read the rest...
Categories: father, love, motivation, perspective,
Form: Senryu
Father's Day Gift
Don't look for a gift On Father's Day, it's enough You have wife and kids....Read the rest...
Categories: engagement, family, father, perspective,
Form: Senryu



Premium Member FARTHER FATHER WE REJOICE IN YOUR PROVISION-
FARTHER FATHER WE REJOICE IN YOUR PROVISION- Farther, yet infinitely ever close to me; Shall I be the fore bearer of the protected? Embraceable, not be replaceable Finally farther father we rejoice in your provision A chance to gift, up...Read the rest...
Categories: father, analogy, appreciation, caregiving, engagement,
Form: Free verse
Silent Lullabies
Did silent lullabies make you fall asleep peacefully while some child of your blood squealed in his cradle: He was left alone. He wished you had stayed longer and yearned for a better life. You...Read the rest...
Categories: betrayal, father,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Happy Father's Day: Daddy Was A Gypsy
Daddy was a Gypsy…..we roamed from town to town Sometimes a little tipsy….but he had to wash it down Never stay too long…always have a song…to sing Mama followed Daddy…they loved each other so After copulating… there were four...Read the rest...
Categories: childhood, family, father, father
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Dad
Man of steel. Don’t you know? The real deal! He’ll never go. And always stay. His help bestow. Need not dismay. Dauntless, he will noble heroics display!...Read the rest...
Categories: dad, daughter, family, father,
Form: Other
Happy Father's Day
For whom, we all have seen the earth's light, He is Father;who has made our life so bright. For him only we can spend our life comfortably And he is the one,who carries all burden...Read the rest...
Categories: father,
Form: Rhyme
A promise to my dad
Feeling Secured when I feel you around Feeling healed with your blessings abound Feeling dolesome while seeing your empty cot Feeling wholesome for the grace we have got Happiness, sadness, madness and what not Feelings for you will always remain As your memories whirl forever...Read the rest...
Categories: blessing, dad, daughter, father,
Form: Free verse
LETTER TO PAPA
When I was born, how I was born I don't know, The date he gave me is what I hold. He was there when I didn't know, I fumbled and stumbled but you never let go. When my motivation...Read the rest...
Categories: father, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What a Father Wants for Father's Day
Neither gifts fancy nor restaurants shmancy No more ties, belts or wallets please And forget the paisley long johns It’s June...Read the rest...
Categories: celebration, father, giving,
Form: Rhyme
We see you
My father, My father is no special Man, if special is determined by 6 packs and built muscles. Infact he is a good example of an African man who because of late eating has super-pack as stomach...Read the rest...
Categories: celebration, father son, fathers
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Father's Kindly Eyes
My father's blue eyes continue seeing: those many epic insights that he saw. Even though he is no longer being, his selfless kindness keeps inspiring awe. In my dreams, his cosmic love long lives on: though specks of stardust is...Read the rest...
Categories: deep, father, inspiration, life,
Form: Sonnet

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