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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.
Big Game
1.Family tree me bapu ya chachu ki hasiyat say entry karvao. 2.Intruder honay kay bavajod family ka hisa ban jao. 3.Biological parents kay guzartay hi ladka ladki ko khalas. 4.Ab waris ban kay sari jama ponji lay uro. 5.Don...Read More
Categories: family, father, identity, mother,
Form: List



Memories III: Tapestries II of III
A strike of a match would briefly carve His weatherworn features From the darkness full of his words Echoes from history of an exorbitant life A face full of history and mystery That still lingers In my minds...Read More
Categories: father, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Memories III: Tapestries I of III
I remember nights on the south side porch After a full dinner & nothing on TV We gather to sit talk and listen to cicadas cry High Into the spring night Or deep into the fall gloom Or...Read More
Categories: father, age, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Sadness Behind Her Smile
The Sadness Behind Her Smile She was seen all over town wearing a frown upside down. Putting on a pretending face. Hiding secrets and disgrace. Did anyone know? Did anyone care? She got on her...Read More
Categories: child, drink, father daughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Final Solution
My son threw a tirade At the parade He rolled on the floor In the grocery store He made...Read More
Categories: child, engagement, father son,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member Sending Love to My Papa
Sending Love to My Papa Underneath his multiple dark layers, He was desperately seeking the light. Wolves dressed in sheep’s clothing his betrayers, Kinsman who disregarded his cruel plight. Memories of guilt, loneliness, and shame, Ruined and fragmented his tortured...Read More
Categories: abuse, emotions, father, feelings,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member The Barbie Conspiracy
My mom bought me my first barbie, When I was 5 years old. I had her in my hands, Looking up at my mom, Feeling betrayed so I dropped her, Saying only one word "Nope." Then I turned and left the...Read More
Categories: father, child, emotions, encouraging, family,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member End of Man
God made the world The Creator of heaven and earth, and all things Man is a creature composed of body and soul and to the image and likeness of God God made me to know Him, to love...Read More
Categories: christian, father, god, jesus,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Song of a Son with Dark Brown Teeth
Chicory chew chew, tobakky chaw I love my pappy. I love my ma. Spit in a tin can, straight from my jaw Chicory chew chew, tobakky chaw....Read More
Categories: father, love, mother, my
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Snake Charmer
A vagabond once in a colorful ‘kurta’ And a turban wound round his head Came into my house, one afternoon A snake charmer, Carrying pretzel serpents In a wicker basket, The slimy things coiled inside. At our door step, he...Read More
Categories: anxiety, dance, death, father,
Form: Free verse
Love of one
God played our song Worked together Tightly gathered Kids even took their turns Through laughter we learn Beautiful white blanket he laid Just to have us play Made visibility low With blowing snow Wrapped warmly to dig To make arms with twigs Rocks for its eyes About...Read More
Categories: faith, father, fun, god,
Form: Free verse
Whole Card
He outlived his father to outlive himself The shadow he chased —an ace left undealt (Dreamsleep: January, 2022) ...Read More
Categories: father,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member IN OCULUS
with head buried in oculus, the son cannot hear the giver of commands. the advice, for the head of such device, is to lead his son out from its princely price. 1/5/2022 ...Read More
Categories: father son, games,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Watch Out for Big Eyed Girls
She was a big-eyed girl. He had been warned to stay away from them By his Daddy. He could not resist her. He was a moth She was his flame. His Daddy laughed at their wedding. A big-eyed girl caught me too...Read More
Categories: father son,
Form: Light Verse
Your World Will End
your world will end you know the trend unless you grab the now and run ensure companies do their share vote leaders in who dare to care for this our home under the sun ensure companies do their share the work remains,...Read More
Categories: environment, father son, future,
Form: Ballad

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