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Father Son Poems | Examples of Father Son Poetry

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Premium Member The Choice
What do you do when your child has lost his way? When his hopes and his dreams seem to have been ravaged, And his anger turns inward and outward toward all, His personal holocaust too heart-rending to allow? Do...Read More
Categories: bible, christian, father son,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member I watched my father dig
The shine of each earth sod cut and turned And with steady heave multiplied along the line. Left knee bent then boot push down To ground the spade. Five seconds Between each grit-crunch slicing sound. Left...Read More
Categories: autumn, father son, garden,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Candlemaker's Office
The Candlemaker’s Office was sparsely filled. The worn brass door knob — a patina countless hands ...Read More
Categories: father son, boy, childhood, family, father,
Form: Free verse
The heroes welcome
The heroes welcome... So he lumbers home,his day, rough..long ..up before dawn.. watching his child still asleep..but he must.. running to gather his wares, to catch the bus ..which takes him to the inner section of...Read More
Categories: father son, child, devotion, encouraging, father
Form: Free verse
Premium Member wall of division
A sunken tombstone lay on either side, The wall itself enswathed in moss and fern, Fragmented, as the bond of blood which died Before the grave envelopped each in turn. Two brothers who had once been closest friends Who ran...Read More
Categories: father son, sad,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member mystery words
In feverish pace of todays world, God is not a concern of the young, No time at dawn sunrise to behold, nor ears for the psalms in His name sung! their positive thing all for money, while ...Read More
Categories: appreciation, father son, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Inevitable demise courtesy grim reaper
Since advent of Homo sapiens objection overruled against immortality all across millenniums humans generated, amplified, and idly reverberated (Billy me) rebel yell, when finality 'twixt consciousness eternal existence doth die as well grievous news laudable hospice staff did tell us (meaning yours truly...Read More
Categories: father son, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
End of the World
The world has come to an end For mothers are doing abortions For reasons well-known Mothers have become weak Getting defeated by their child For herself, she can’t speak Fathers are being betrayed By their child who never cared Were the ones who...Read More
Categories: father son, father, father daughter, father
Form: Free verse
Dereliction possibly FAKE NEWS read all about it
Dereliction (possibly "FAKE NEWS") - read all about it! 2020 presidential election already promises seat of pants suspense hint of (post apocalyptic) coming attractions see – https://www.aol.com/article/news/2020/09/25/ probe-into-discarded-ballots-becomes-campaign- outrage-fuel/24630731/ supposed poll worker(s) accidentally (yea right) fomented kerfuffle imposible mission witnessing transgression Republicans wont muffle reasonable rhyme...Read More
Categories: father son, abuse, anger, bullying, corruption,
Form: Free verse
False Fatherhood
My father was a man once but never again His children watched as he welcomed his demons Whispering offers from which he couldnt abstain Quickly they betrayed him and held his freedom His face masked in umbra, his eyes,...Read More
Categories: father son, addiction, dark, death, evil,
Form: Rhyme
Mediocre son me crafts letter to his papa
Mediocre son (me) crafts letter to his papa Impossible mission to escape end of life woe visit courtesy grim reaper inevitable for every mortal, whether he/she alive yesterday, today or tomorrow quintessentially senescence tabled upended wrested status quo belief, dogma, faith... (i.e. Unitarian...Read More
Categories: father son, 7th grade, abuse, anger,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Is Jesus God
Is Jesus God? Some would say that this is an unusual question, as the Father is the Father, and the Son is the Son. However, after the 3rd century the Trinity doctrine appeared claiming that the...Read More
Categories: bible, christian, father son,
Form: Didactic
A Klingon Lullaby
(translated from the original language into English by the author.) A Klingon Lullaby Die with dignity my savage child son My warrior at the battle station ready Bring honor to the Empire's...Read More
Categories: child, conflict, father son,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV Neglect by Michael R. Burch What good are your tears? They will not spare the dying their anguish. What good is your concern to a child sick of living, waiting to perish? What good, the warm...Read More
Categories: father son, family, father, father daughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers III
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers III Success by Michael R. Burch for Jeremy We need our children to keep us humble between toast and marmalade; there is no time for a ticker-tape parade before bed, no award, no bright statuette to be delivered...Read More
Categories: father son, family, father, father daughter,
Form: Rhyme

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