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Child Mother Poems

These Child Mother poems are examples of Mother poems about Child. These are the best examples of Mother Child poems written by international poets.

Premium Member I Dig Being A Mother
I dig being a mother.
It is a privilege like no other.
Though it’s a responsibility big,
being a mother, I dig.

Into my child’s heart, meticulously I burrow

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Categories: mother, baby, child, heart, joy,

She Winked At Me
The Great Depression and then the Dust Bowl -
I was but a child as these took their toll
And as the light went from my mother's...

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Categories: mother son,

Premium Member Have You Ever Seen a Cow Jump over a Moon
“Have you ever seen a cow jump over a moon, grandma?”
Sweetest voice ever asks me.
No, I admit. 
“I have!” he says with high glee in...

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Categories: mother, child, father, grandchild, grandfather,

An Ode To My Great Mother
I trace my existence back to

Iye mwen N’ogie (My great Mother).

You see when I was but a foetus

In a womb of the homo sapien whom...

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Categories: mother, africa, allusion, friend, friendship,

Premium Member Ere the grassy knoll gathers momentum
Early on, ere the grassy knoll gathers momentum
  huddled shivering against the ground, stemless tops 
of yellow dot the lawns of the old neighborhood,...

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Categories: flower, mother, nature, wind,

Premium Member Mama Cooked a Roast on Sunday
People like spokes of a wheel
Streaming in the church on a Sunday morning hill;
The preacher talks of the prodigal son,
While the gathering ends in a...

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Categories: christian, mother, nostalgia,

The Pains of Motherlessness
(a poem by Aare Tunde Dawood-Akerele) 
Sympathizing with every motherless child. 

The Pain of Motherlessness 
Is far beyond measure 
Especially for a green mind. 


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Categories: mother, caregiving, childhood, death, heartbroken,

Premium Member It Became Her Mother
Separated at birth
Raised by money
Ignored by parents
Rarely cuddled
Holding would spoil.

Distanced herself greatly
Built giant walls
So the confusion could stop
Sobbing stopped after awhile too
Alone in her crib...

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Categories: mother, abuse, baby, fate, heartbreak,

Pay back
Pay back

World unfair 
Life in ruin
Nothing left 
Worth perusing 
Time to go
Cannot stay
Pack my bags
And run away
Hold my breath
I’ll turn blue
Stamp my feet
That’s what I’ll...

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Categories: child, mother,

The tears of a sorrowful mother
The tears of a sorrowful mother

How they flowed but no one sees,
As she wonder, when life’s pains would ease,
It actually got worse when the one...

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Categories: mother, absence, black african american,

Premium Member LIFE
before you arrived,

there were things to do,

so many things,

just for you,

tiny clothes, 

folded and stored,

a new bed,

and dresser drawers,

teddy bears waiting,

In your tiny bed,

little bonnets,


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Categories: mother, birth, birthday, daughter, girl,

to mother
is the radar 
of life

need a pioneer,
need a teacher
as a rider of that

o’ my mother
since my birth
I’ve found you

yes, of life,
I’ve found my mother
as my...

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Categories: mother, how i feel,

wishes from an octogenarian mom
So blessed am I, to still
receive your phone call of
wishes, your sing along rendition
of "happy birthday Elsa", as it
lights the candles the heart 
will eternally...

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© Elsa Rosee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mother, appreciation,

Premium Member BORN TO DIE
Have you ever seen one of those children
who was born to die, and they knew it.?
Have you seen the compassion and sorrow?
being emitted from her...

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Categories: mother, bereavement, birth, death, eulogy,

Premium Member FOREVER DYING
after laying, 
my mother to rest, 
in her bed of pine, 
how I detest, 
that she sleeps, 
so deep,
so peacefully,  
leaving me behind, 

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Categories: mother, child abuse, childhood, conflict,

Premium Member Only Child Leaves The Nest
all grown up with wings
 mom reluctantly lets go...
    a poignant farewell

Writing Challenge 3- March 2019 - Senryu Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Dear...

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Categories: goodbye, growth, leaving, mother,

Whoever said a mother’s love for her child,
Is unconditional,
Never met my mother.
They never had the experience
The white hot tip of her sword-like tongue,
Cutting out my...

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Categories: mother, anxiety, dark, deep, depression,

Do the Angels Rock the Babies
Do the Angels Rock the Babies?

Do the Angels rock the Babies?
Oh, please tell me it is so.
When they're carried through the Cosmos;
To the place where...

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Categories: mother, angel, assonance, baby, birth,

Your Wife Is Carrying My Baby
Your wife isn't carrying your baby, she's carrying mine.
She wanted me to marry her but I had to decline.
She didn't want tongues to wag about...

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Categories: baby, mother,

Premium Member STOOD BY ME
To my dear son Daniel:

My little boy stood in front of me 
shouting, “You’ll have to go through 
me first when he saw...

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Categories: mother, anti bullying, boy, devotion,