Dad Poetry Poems

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


SONNY AND THE WORLD OF LUCK by norberto franco cisneros
He sat in a low lit corner of the bedroom
hugging his trumpet
as a young man they had had great times
he reminisced in tears

He was unable...

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Categories: poetry, love, music, wife,

Aleppo - Childhood Gone by Sandy Evans
Aleppo - Childhood Gone 
By Sandy Evans 

 Going to school is my favorite thing 
 Reading, writing and learning new things. 

 Running home...

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Categories: poetry, childhood, culture, farewell, war,



Premium MemberNew Form Implied Metaphor Poetry - What Am I by Mick Talbot
What Am I
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Dad, thumped a warning!
Silence, now pronounced.
Smelt, a red patch crawling.
A future death announced!
What am I?


The field dead, now haunted.
The thumping did suffice.
The patch...

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Categories: poetry, nature,

Blood on the pad by Alex Duffy
Ever been hurt so much, you fall in love with being sad?
I'm learning to take the good with the bad
Maybe I wouldn't be so heartless...

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Categories: poetry, anger, deep, emotions, hip

Premium MemberWith Heartfelt Appreciation to Poetry Soup and Soupers by Gershon Wolf
At the age of but ten, I didn't open a lemonade stand
  I was afraid to ask my dad for permission

At the age of...

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Categories: poetry, appreciation, friendship love, how

Parent's Love by Amit Dhiman
Come, let's know my deep-hearted feelings 
How my parent's love is my best savings? 

Mom for me is Goddess on Earth 
She becomes complete after...

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Categories: poetry, dad, love, mom,

You Are Now Eighty by Besma Riabi Dziri
To my dad


You are now eighty

Years and years on your adored face

Beauty still there your wrinkles trying to shade

I am in your company relishing my...

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Categories: poetry, farewell, father, father daughter,

Nothing to Worry by Venkatesh Raghava
Gopal parents loved each other
But in government his Dad was a minister
And he was always busy
Still he took everything easy.

One day his parents were invited...

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Categories: 5th grade, children, poetry,

Premium MemberFive Forty-Three A M by Caren Krutsinger
3:15 a.m. 
 It was a crappy, wet, rainy dog-hiding drizzly morning.
Anthony woke up in a bad mood, with a sore throat, that got worse...

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Categories: poetry, 10th grade, 11th grade,

To My Baby Daddy by Jersey Parigi
Do you want to be a dad?
Do you want to be a parent?
and by that I mean physically 
one that will be there present
Is she...

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Categories: father, father daughter, poetry,

Premium MemberProud Poet by Gershon Wolf
"What do you want to be when you grow up, son?"
  "I think I want to be a poet."
  "Oh no," moans Mom.
...

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Categories: career, poetry, poets, truth,

Premium MemberMathnawi Poetry - THE SIMPLE SMILE by Mick Talbot
THE SIMPLE SMILE

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The simple smile, many secrets it can hide.
My love forlorn, not what your sweet smile implied
Your kiss, ice cold as your lying smile...

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Categories: poetry, love, nature, romance,

Simple Man by James McLain
Mama's Gone, I've lost my friend
She ran the race oh yeah, she fought the fight
Now mama's gone, I've never seen my dad
She never spoke a...

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Categories: art, poetry,

Premium MemberMy Garden Of Joy by Terry Godwin
I remember, I remember my garden of joy,
It gave me great happiness when I was a boy
At the bottom of the garden was a delightful...

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Categories: poetry,

Premium MemberI Once Had A Father by Marc Acrich
I Once Had A Father 

I once had a father;
not so long ago we parted.
He had his faults,
but always stood very tall.
He loved all his...

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Categories: poetry, pain,

There is always monsoon, after the scorching summer heat by sadashivan nair
Wet eyes dripping drops,
Reddened in the heat of grief;
'O' baby, my baby,
Why were you born,
In this poor man's house?
Nothing is in order,
No stable job in...

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Categories: poetry, depression, family, poverty,

I DO WHAT I WANT by Brenden Pettingill
I always do what I want.

As long as they are ok with it.
As long as mom gave me permission and Dad is proud.
Alys doesn’t matter...

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Categories: poetry,

Premium MemberLife Can Be Compromising by Gerald Dillenbeck
"Living here can be compromising"
says Dad to Danny
in a John Irving novel.

Isn't that our universal truth?

Living here is a compromising series of on-purpose accidents.
Living is...

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Categories: poetry, death, integrity, life, trust,

Premium MemberMy dad, my fascination by Pramod Rastogi
Dad, how much I loved you
You did not give me time to tell;
So quick was your way to depart
That sorrow and grief
That came my way
Are...

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Categories: poetry, dad, father, love, memory,

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Categories: poetry, childhood, children, dad, dog,