Family Iambic Pentameter Poems

These Family Iambic Pentameter poems are examples of Iambic Pentameter poems about Family. These are the best examples of Iambic Pentameter Family poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberFridays by Janice Canerdy
When I was young, my weekends started with
an after-supper bonus Friday nights—
soft drinks and candy bars. We watched one of
three channels while we relished these...

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Categories: career, family, time,

Premium MemberSad Journeyman of Death by John lawless
Sad Journeyman of Death

Sad journeyman of life’s unending tests
bides time in loathsome sojourn cross each dawn
respecting naught but future’s numbered breaths
a-weep upon the touch of...

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Categories: death, family, war,



Jewel in the Crown by Sneha RV The Literature Lover


The cable car proceeds, its old motif
on slender wire eyed by waiting queue -
So much it seems depends on thin belief -
We flew upon anonymous...

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Categories: beauty, family, mother, mothers

Premium MemberForeign Exchange Students by Janice Canerdy
			

		The high-school kids who came from foreign lands
		to spend one year at my small school inspired
		us teachers. Their adaptability
		amazed me. It was clear they most...

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Categories: education, inspiration,

April by Lana Judnic

If I would be stronger,
without crucial mistakes,
if I would have last longer,
wouldn't step on the brakes.
Wouldn't consider an ending,
surrender at last,
get depressed at a bird...

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Categories: life, love, stress,

Premium MemberIf I Could Change The Past by Sandra Haight
September eleven, two-thousand-one...
dark age of homeland terror had begun.
If only I could change this horrid past,
alleviate deep pain from grief at last.

Three thousand souls were...

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Categories: bereavement, death, family, farewell,

Villainous Volcano by Al Amin Abdul Moin
To be related to a volcano,
Groomed to stifle oceanic ember,
Doomed to love less, so fearful to love her,
The dragon is feared even in slumber,
It's beautiful...

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Categories: anger, angst, dad, family,

Wally's Trip to the Mall by Yvonne Uzzell
Wally’s going to the mall today to buy some things he needs,
like toothpaste, soap, and bubble bath, and packs of flower seeds.
The first thing in...

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Categories: adventure, children, family,

The Disenchanted Cottage by Yvonne Uzzell
The Disenchanted Cottage

There was a clearing in the wood where once a charming cottage stood.
It was a dark and dismal land, a barren place of...

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Categories: family, mystery,

Not Taller At All by Yvonne Uzzell
Not Taller At All

There were birds in the garden. There were birds in the air. 
There were birds on the rooftops. There were birds everywhere....

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Categories: bangla, children, philosophy,

Cornelia's Red Vest by Yvonne Uzzell
Cornelia’s Red Vest

Cornelia Chipmunk wears a red vest
Without it she feels pos-i-tive-ly undressed
It has thirteen pockets and twenty-one zippers
And fastens in front with some Velcro-like...

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Categories: animal, children, family,

The Old House Beside the R oad by Yvonne Uzzell
The Old House Beside the Road

There is an old, ramshackle house that stands there by the road.
This house once had a family, with many stories...

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Categories: family, nostalgia,

The Old Lamplighters by Yvonne Uzzell
The Old Lamplighters

Lamplighters walked the streets of yore,
But they aren’t needed anymore.
Electric lights sent them away.
These newer lights held dark at bay.

These men had made...

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Categories: family, nostalgia,

Way Back When by Yvonne Uzzell
‘Way Back When

I often wish for days of old and things I learned from stories told
when old folks sat around the room and swept their...

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Categories: family, nostalgia,

Premium MemberWill You Please Just Try by CayCay Jennings
I won’t, I won’t, no, I will not, not cry!
God, I can feel You, will You please just try
To get my Mom and Dad to...

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Categories: angst, child, faith, family,

Premium MemberTribute To Georgie Cat by Sandra Haight
Tribute To Georgie Cat


Dear George, our cat grand-baby, now you're gone;
our hearts are saddened on this rainy day.
Your family found out this early dawn
the angels...

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Categories: cat, miss you, tribute,

Premium MemberFemininity - Anima by Sandra Haight
Femininity - Anima


Sweet femininity was formed in Eve,
   before thrown from the Garden for her sin;
      engrained in...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, women, ,

Premium MemberWhere They Will Find Me by Sandra Haight
In words and brushstrokes, live my heart and soul;
   as artist, poet, these gifts make me whole.
Words from my soul convey what's in...

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Categories: death, life, me,

Premium MemberSpecial Birthday Party by Sandra Haight
Special Birthday Party


June twelfth, two thousand twelve, a special date
     for all our family to gather near
to offer tribute and to...

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Categories: birthday, tribute,

Strangers by Del Higgs
 Warning, this poem is dark. It is inspired by the  Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.

Gather around and hear of the strange day,
When three...

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Categories: dark,