Dad Narrative Poems

These Dad Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Dad. These are the best examples of Narrative Dad poems written by international poets.


The Gristmill by curtis johnson
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Categories: childhood, for teens, parents,

What Her Father Gave, Part III by David Welch
III.
The following day Carmen sat with her mom,
learning how to cook the books and more,
when suddenly there came a thundering {smash,
that ripped right through the...

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Categories: betrayal, character, corruption, dark,



What Her Father Gave, Part I by David Welch
I.
Carmen Hastings had lived with her father
ever since she was just two months old,
they resided outside Nashville, where her dad
made a living with used cars,...

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Categories: betrayal, character, corruption, dark,

Premium MemberThe Herd by Michael Wegman
Waves pushed a torrent of power and might.
Against the tiny creature seemingly lost in the night.
With only the moon to navigate her path,
Little seahorse galloped—
	Giddy...

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Categories: birth, family, horse, inspirational

Premium MemberPart One - BATTERSEA - A TRUE STORY - Part of my Memoir : A Journey of Roses and Thorns by Elaine George
I know these memories belong to me, yet looking back now it seems they were all a dream.  

It was 1953.  Dad at...

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Categories: nostalgia,

Premium MemberPart Two - BATTERSEA - A TRUE STORY from My Memoir - A Journey of Roses and Thorns by Elaine George
"Yes! The Jehovah Witness Lady said.  "Maybe you should all go to the Doctor for a checkup anyway."

"Where did you say the well is,"...

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Categories: nostalgia,

Premium MemberPart Three - BATTERSEA - A TRUE STORY from my Memoir - A Journey of Roses and Thorns by Elaine George
After we ate the cake, we bundled up in our winter coats and boots and followed the teacher out into the yard.  She wanted...

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Categories: nostalgia,

Mercy Miracles, Letter To My Pastor by curtis johnson
Dear Pastor:

Your sermon yesterday triggered memories going back more than 50 years.  
During the Jim Crow years in the South, I was about 12...

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Categories: christian, forgiveness, miracle,

Premium MemberEx Cellent by charles messina
It was over thirty years ago 
When I was married the first time 
My mother gave me recipes 
That were favorites of mine
 
Her Italian...

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Categories: appreciation, mother daughter, nice,

Premium MemberChloe's Vision by Lisle Ryder
A heavy quietness hung 
as I waited with Mum and Dad 
and Chloe.
I professed my sympathy, 
my sorrow.
Their response was emptiness 
unexpressed;
while Chloe, hugged 
her...

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Categories: baby, bereavement, child, grief,

Premium MemberI will kiss those cheeks again, today by charles messina
Exactly thirty years ago 
I was a nervous wreck
As I nervously walked through the corridors of the hospital 
Not knowing what to expect 
As each...

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Categories: anniversary, baby, birthday, daughter,

The Cougar and The Deer by David Welch
When I was just a little boy
we picnicked under alpine skies,
one time a mule deer strolled out
and fed in the meadow nearby.
Tall, curving antlers rising...

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Categories: age, fear, growing up,

Premium MemberPART TWO- Gunshot Wound to the Heart- a short story from my Memoir - A journey of Roses and Thorns by Elaine George
It was a hot summer day.  Harry had stopped by Grandma's house and offered to take the two little girls down to the store...

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Categories: nostalgia,

A Christmas Scene by Johnny Martinez
Off to grandmother’s cottage we go,
past snow covered pines all in a row,
to a cozy home with old fashion charm,
standing beside it the red painted...

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Categories: christmas, family, fantasy, children,

Premium MemberOnce Upon a Christmas 1954 - Part One by Elaine George
Each year as Christmas rolls around, as I buckle under the pressure and stress of shopping for gifts for people that already  have everything,...

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Categories: christmas, nostalgia,

Premium MemberOnce Upon a Christmas 1954 - PART 2 by Elaine George
Finally – it was Christmas Eve and we put the presents under the tree and hung our stockings at the foot of the bed. ...

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Categories: christmas, nostalgia,

A SINGLE MOTHER'S HUSTLE by reagan musore
That moment when you are a daughter or a son,
To a single mother,
Either due to death or a divorce,
And you face hard time,
Seeming to be...

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Categories: betrayal, divorce, encouraging,

Premium MemberMore Worse When I Cry by CayCay Jennings
Teacher said my decisions needed consequences.
I have to write a million gazillion sorry sentences.
Billy was stupid to tease me, call my family poor.
I had to...

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Categories: abuse, childhood,

Premium MemberSHEEP LIKE COVERING by Judy Emery
SHEEP LIKE COVERING 

My emotions are running wild all over the place
Oh you are a disgrace
You call your self a holy man
and all your friends...

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Categories: abuse, angel, betrayal, cry,

What child is this by Kelvin David Akhabue
My childhood days reminds me of the think I could do as a child. 
Since I was the only child of my parents, I had...

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Categories: childhood, kids,