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Mom Poems

Mom Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about mom. This list of mom poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of mom poetry. This list of works about mom is an excellent resource for examples on how to write mom poems.

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Alone I entered chaos, don’t shoot, a mother screamed.
All I knew as I responded, was a knife, and blood had streamed.
My senses they deceived me, as his words resembled truth.
As I clicked one cuff onto his wrist, he lunged in...Read More
Categories: mom, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Categories: mom, christmas,
Form: Grook
I have seen, yes i have seen
A million movies in my teens
i have seen Jekyll and Hyde 
And the rusty nail in Joy Ride

Scary movies to freeze your blood
An axe-wielding maniac, wild and mad
A haunting...Read More
Categories: mom, fantasy, horror, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
It's here
It’s here

It’s here we club
Yours and mine forms a hub
Broken hearts link and connect
So strong as a web
It’s here we meet
It’s here

© John Kazadi
...Read More
Categories: mom, africa, crush, cute love, kiss,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Mom Lets Me Roller Skate in the House
My mom lets me roller skate in the house, the new boy said.
Liar! I thought, but I kept it to myself.
She lets me paint murals on the walls of my room, he added.
You are a fibbing fool I thought, but...Read More
Categories: mom, parents,
Form: Prose Poetry

Premium Member A Prayer Sacrificed
There, upon the altar of her essence,
     All remnants of her world, now torn apart,
          A prayer giv'n up to cancer and its lessons ...
  ...Read More
Categories: mom, cancer, health, love, prayer, wisdom,
Form: Pantoum
Dream fields
Dream fields

As I walk through the door, opening the screen door, hearing it creek like a old rusty tractor, I am greeted by the smell of fresh Georigia air, feel the warmth of the sun on my face, the gentle...Read More
Categories: mom, appreciation, autumn, beautiful, butterfly,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Behind The Curtain Door
Behind The Curtain Door

There's one in front,
          there's one in back,
Both keyless doors,
          with wooden latch,
All else there hangs,
   ...Read More
Categories: mom, bereavement, death, life, memorial, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Everyone is in a Panic Except Me
Everyone is in a panic.
Except me.
Everyone is frenzied.
Except me.
Everyone is crazed to the maximum degree.
Except me.

I am lying on my back in my yard in the sun.
Listening to the birds trill, they seemed stress too.
I hear little people yelling “where...Read More
Categories: mom, parents,
Form: Free verse
Fadded Memory
Dear stranger it's odd to call you that but you are one to me at least. See I don't remember you very well.  Only heard stories about you the last twenty-four years now.  Most of the stories make...Read More
Categories: mom, missing you, remember,
Form: Free verse
It was more than a decade ago...
Mom by faith was transported to God's celestial kingdom 
now, she's joined by beloved Dad in blissful fellowship
awaiting loved ones for an eternal reunion midst worship* of grateful praise. 

*Revelation 15:4 Who shall not...Read More
Categories: mom, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, true
Form: Verse
Premium Member Me Today
Me Today
as you can...

Oh, how you hate me today, 
I am just the mom. 
I do the cooking and cleaning, 
I do the laundry, 
and all things the word;
ick, might one day describe. 

But know this now, 
as I pick...Read More
Categories: mom, angel, chocolate, granddaughter, grandmother, grandparents, mother, mother
Form: Narrative
It's your life

Mom, how he could do like this to me,
the girl murmured while sobbing;
My dear, don’t cry, the Mom said;
know, you’re unhappy facing betrayal.
Never expected such acts from dear ones;
Shaken, feel such acts are unforgivable.

In this complex society such things are
going...Read More
Categories: mom, life,
Form: Verse
Never Stops Shining
I never would've 
known that as a daughter
of a mother, 
we can make a lifetime bond within our hearts.

A mother's love,
is a love that you and your mother only share.
Her love is like an ocean, 
vast and wide.
Every wave that...Read More
Categories: baby, happiness, i love you, love, mom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Me- In Me
              The good in me,
        I am a good friend and loyal;
      eat healthy food...Read More
Categories: mom, introspection,
Form: Rhyme

Bengal is my soul, I sing the song of Bengal
Bangal is my royal homeland
all the world knows
sky high glory of her and the fame.
It is built with the donation of the blood
blessings of Salam rafik Jabbar and the Barkat
knitted by...Read More
Categories: mom, patriotic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Baby Shower Boy
Congratulations, dear one, as you celebrate this hour
When you are called to be a mom and have a baby shower
The little lad that grows within will be your very first
And on the day that he is born your heart will...Read More
Categories: mom, baby, boy, career, joy, mother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Name was Beautiful
Her name was Beautiful and she was.
Her sisters were Diamond and Princess.
They lived in a shelter with their mother
Until she got into another fight
And she always did.

This was their tenth shelter.
They curled up together hoping this was the one.
We were...Read More
Categories: mom, life,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Kidnapping
Bye mom ?? 
I’m going to the park on My bike 
Ive got my  pack, Its on my back 
Don’t worry...I’ll see you tonight! 
She’s watching him through the window
 It’s cracked open just a little 
She yells out...Read More
Categories: mom, boy, evil, funeral,
Form: Rhyme
Space me
A peace of mind 
Walking by myself at a decent time 
No one to check on me 
At least I’m fine
Lower my standards 
A million zillion reasons to
Believe in me 
As I’m reaching you
Every evening new experiences 
This crib I...Read More
Categories: mom, 3rd grade, adventure, allegory, break up, chanukah,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Pickled
If you desire to see Dad tickled,
give him all these dishes, pickled:
eggs, for which he often begs;
onions, he loves more than Funyuns;
red beets, herring, and cucumbers--
give him servings in huge numbers;
peppers, okra, celery
make him happy as can be;
carrots, watermelon rind--
for...Read More
Categories: mom, food,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Cardinal Has a Protector
Red cardinal makes her way to the nest
Swooping down carefully in a soft way
Checking her babies on this brisk new day
Her little birds are simply the best

Blue jay watches from his perch on the tree
As mom makes her way to...Read More
Categories: mom, bird,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
She survived the attack 
Of the turpentine man
When she was just a kid
He had her pinned 
To the ground
She ends up in shock
But it was a hoax
From a young adult
Trying to stop
After school fights
As a teen
She met and danced
With the...Read More
Categories: mom, dedication, feelings, i love you, inspiration, mother,
Form: Free verse
She Named Him Lucky
As I was driving home one day
    a car pulled out quite quick.
Realizing what they'd done
    I instantly was sick.
Where they had stopped, a cardboard box
    did suddenly appear,
And sticking out...Read More
Categories: mom, animal, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member First Snow Fall and First Snow Angel
Her cheeks are flushed pink with excitement
First deep snowfall she has ever seen
In person not on TV

She is from Florida, so this Christmas at Grandma’s
Is a big deal! She intends to make the most of it.

Grandma drops down and shows...Read More
Categories: mom, snow,
Form: Free verse

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