Family Narrative Poems

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


The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part III by David Welch
III.
Another week had passed with little change,
when Meredith came up and said to him:
“I would like to get out of town for a bit,
let’s go...

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Categories: narrative, adventure, history, hurt, judgement,

The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part II by David Welch
II.
In the week that followed that cold, hard scene,
Reno settled in and got down to work,
he did tie up loose ends for the estate,
but mostly...

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Categories: narrative, adventure, history, hurt, judgement,



The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part I by David Welch
I.
When Sullivan ‘Reno’ Richards rode into
the small, northern Utah town of Stillman,
he’d been unemployed going on three months
since he’d left his job as a hired...

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Categories: narrative, adventure, history, hurt, judgement,

Premium MemberDeadbeat Side by Freddie Robinson Jr.
O Aphrodite,
Grecian fertility goddess
Matriarch idol of the womb,
your wise children love not reproducing
— Ancient Zion chant
heard in the echo chambers
of the caverns along the Aegean...

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Categories: perspective, religious, truth, wisdom,

Premium MemberLittle Things Mean A Lot by Jack Ellison

It's the little things in life that mean so much

That steaming hot cup of coffee waiting for you as you greet the day

The cheery hello...

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Categories: life,

Premium MemberThree Cheers For P-Soup by Jack Ellison

My friends on P-Soup are loyal and true

Every morning I rush to my computer

To read all their happy upbeat comments

And suddenly the sun breaks through...

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Categories: thank you,

THE BITTER SCAR OF MY LIFE by NAOREM JENNY
It was Sunday night,
My husband’s family created 
A remarkable unresolvable lifelong scar.
The scar that changed my life.

I can never forget that day,
The day when me...

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Categories: feelings, heartbreak, heartbroken, jealousy,

Premium MemberWhen I Consider Life Without You by Marilyn S Jennings
When I Consider Life

As a baby, I was laying in my bassinet when a rifle bullet was shot through
 our living room window and passed...

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Categories: blessing, dedication,

Premium MemberThe Teacher by Edmund Siejka
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Categories: life,

Family Remembers, Part III by David Welch
III-Jana

Four months following Marie’s conviction,
Jana walked calmly into the prison,
there to see her former sister-in-law,
doing twenty years for sale and possession.

She had a purpose she...

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Categories: anger, dark, divorce, family,

Family Remembers, Part II by David Welch
II-Marie

It was two full days after this charade
when Marie was told the grim news,
her ex-husband had been shanked in prison,
killed by two illegal alien youths.

When...

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Categories: anger, dark, divorce, family,

Family Remembers, Part I by David Welch
I-Robby

Robby had been married going on eight years,
2hen his Marie demanded a divorce,
whe had been planning, lawyering up,
and instantly dragged it into the court.

Poor Robby...

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Categories: anger, dark, divorce, family,

Premium Memberanother fish story by doug pederson

posted--no swimming, strong under tows
no guard on duty

what kind of life is that, no swimming 
it’s my life and I don’t need a guard
the sign...

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Categories: funny,

Oklahoma Clay by RD McManes
Most evenings, right around supper,
when the sky was streaked red
right before dark, the old man
would talk of Oklahoma-

the first time he hunted squirrel,
down by Coal...

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Categories: family, imagery, life, loss,

When Sparrows Fall by curtis johnson
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Categories: animal, bird, god, inspiration,

Daughter, Cry No More by Lovie Divine
In Loving Memory of my Father, James Nathaniel Gelsey 

I wasn't ready to let you go, but your departure from me, you knew, 
You said...

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Categories: bereavement, death, father,

The Ritual by Robert Fox
Oh my darling, a white picket fence,
Oh my darling, a polite cricket wench,
In my face, you can't see, my soul.

Oh, my darling, oh, my darling,...

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Categories: betrayal, community, fantasy, hurt,

Premium MemberWorking In God's Nurse's Station by Marilyn S Jennings
Working in God’s Nurse’s Station

Over the years I have ministered to baby Christians as
well as seasoned saints in a prayer and prophetic ministry.
The Lord showed...

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Categories: relationship, religion,

Premium MemberFairy Tale Wedding by Eve Roper
My whole world as I knew was never more; when I caught a glance of an attractive  dark haired Irish man with piercing blue...

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Categories: fantasy, wedding,

Premium MemberMy Paintings Reflect Me by Caren Krutsinger
My living room is full of brown furniture,
but you do not notice it
because my paintings have
exploded onto the walls.

My paintings are not landscapes,
or faces. They...

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Categories: art, confidence, identity, woman,