Father's Day Poems | Poetry for and about Father's Day

Father's Day Poems. Below are examples of poems for Father's Day. This list of fathers day poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. These are poems which celebrate and honor our fathers, fatherhood, and the influence of dads in the community. The paternal bonds commemorated by this holiday are just one aspect of Father’s Day because there are father figures, grandfathers, and mentors who also have an extraordinary impact on the lives of others. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of Father's Day poetry.


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List of New Fathers Day Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Childhood Ambition Christopher Flaherty Free verse fathers day, dream, father son, fathers
FOR MY FATHER Mia Pratt Free verse fathers day, appreciation, father, father daughter,
ridge Jimmi Canada Prose Poetry fantasy, fate, fathers day,
Father's Day Faith Van Riel Rhyme appreciation, daughter, fathers day,
Premium Member Poem Happy Father's Day, Daddy Sunlite Wanter Quatrain fathers day,
Premium Member Poem A LOVE THAT HAS NO END Alexis Y. Free verse father daughter, fathers day,
Father's Day 2018 Rico Leffanta Limerick fathers day, betrayal, father, father daughter,
Premium Member Poem Happy Father's Day Eve Roper Free verse fathers day,
Premium Member Poem On Fathers' Day ilene bauer Rhyme fathers day,
Premium Member Poem Simply the best Melissa Tracy Rhyme fathers day,

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Fathers day in heaven
by Melissa Tracy
To all of the fathers who have gone before
To all of the magnificent men we quickly grew to adore
When you hear a knock answer upon...

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Father As a Good Companion
by Gwen Schuetz
Father was always a good companion to us,
Dressed us in beautiful fashions.

He would drive us to the library,
Drove me to the go train each day...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fathers day, appreciation, best friend, blessing,

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Absent father
by Melissa Tracy
They say absence does indeed make the heart grow fonder
Still, with the missing of your presence, I sit and ponder
I've sifted and searched throughout past...

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Continent Wide Yogic Carpet Ride Unveils Qualm
by matthew harris
Bull eve me (Adam, whether existence
     fact or fiction),
     his immediate legion heirs whole
heartedly partook
  ...

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Thank you Earthen Daddy HAPPY FATHER DAY
by James Edward Lee Sr.
You are more than a sperm donor;
You're co-creator with God first and mother;
You know who you are;
And you know whose you are;
protector
male nurturer
provider
earthly daddy
I'm so...

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A LOVE WHO WON'T LET ME BE
by Wendell Brown
You light the fires within
my heart causing tiny
embers to become ablaze
filling my world with your
love's glow while sweeping
my love filled mind away

For each time when...

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Father's Day 2018
by subroto sinha
Hark ya! Father’s day comes again 
Growing years made my interest wane
My task is only to watch and see
What plans my children make for me

A...

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I Never Bought Cufflinks For My Father
by Mike Gentile
I never bought cuff links for my father
     never knew him really
I saw him at Christmas and birthdays
   ...

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MY TRIBUTE TO MY FATHER
by Beata Agustin
Father, I Salute You for Your:

Affirmation of God’s presence thru your fatherly ways
Best to bring out the utmost from me by the Lord’s grace
Care with...

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FATHER, THANK YOU
by Beata Agustin
Father, I admire your faith-anchored fortitude
Asserting your love-braced tenacity as the home’s pillar
Training me to face life’s challenges
Hoisting me up to where I am today…
Ever...

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Our Day Will come with justice
by liam mcdaid
A true Irish man with proper values cut from the cloth 
not like those white elephants whom deforming the truth 
Have made a mockery out...

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A Tender Heart
by Sara Ajemyan
A tenderness only he can explain,
Fluid like the rivers that filled his heart.

A free spirit, yet family played a constant role. 

Kicking back while the...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fathers day, birth, body, creation, death,

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Happy Dads Day
by Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly
"Happy Dads Day"

Most men can be a father, not requiring any skill
Beyond an encounter that will give them a thrill.
But here's where comes in to...

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Happy Father's Day Mom
by Susan Bucsku
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY MOM!

My mom mows the lawn
At the crack of dawn;

She takes out the trash
To get rid of our stash;
`
She repairs the car
So that...

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Thoughts of a father
by Kale Brereton
There will be a time, when I won’t be there to catch her,
There will be a time, when a moment comes, 
That I won’t be...

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James Gallagher
by Paul Gallagher

Think slow lyrics like Leonard Cohen. Think of his melody. His open talk that’s flowing. Now think of your life. Describe it in poem. Will...

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Tell It To The Moon
by Chula Fleming
With hurry-home drops running down her cheeks,
She wrapped her small, soft arms around my neck.

“Daddy, don’t go!” she begged me.
“Daddy, please don’t go!” she cried.
All...

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Father is the one
by Trittya Yelane
Father is the one, 
Who understands my language

Father is the one,
Who controls my anguish

Father is the one,
Who has faith in me 

THAT I CAN NEVER...

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THINKING OF YOU THIS FATHER'S DAY
by Line Gauthier


It’s a little unsettling
To think
You are more present
Than ever
More now
That you are gone
I feel you hovering around me
Protective and encouraging
I feel you
Plugged into my energy
Almost...

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Dating, Whose Dating
by Caren Krutsinger
She came downstairs in the shortest dress her daddy had ever seen.
She was 14, tanned, and had the tallest legs in the family, by a...

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