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Short Mother Poems

Short Mother Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Mother by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Mother by length and keyword.


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Short Mother poem by Sierra Arnold| Details |

Mother

Drunk
Whore
Bully
Child
Mooch

Copyright © Sierra Arnold | Year Posted 2012

Short Mother poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details |

AROMA

In aroMA,

Scent is at the end!

Copyright © Muhammad Safa Thajudeen | Year Posted 2015

Short Mother poem by Alicia Lorraine Mathes| Details |

Mother

Mother is god in the eyes of a child

Copyright © Alicia Lorraine Mathes | Year Posted 2012

Short Mother poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

Elegy

I miss my mom...the heart of my soul!

Copyright © Ernesto P. Santiago | Year Posted 2006

Short Mother poem by Anthony Slausen| Details |

spring thaw

spring thaw
the ice breaks-
into song

Copyright © Anthony Slausen | Year Posted 2013

Short Mother poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

Woman, I Love You!


Woman, I love you for giving me life.

Copyright © Ernesto P. Santiago | Year Posted 2006

Short Mother poem by Sharon Smith| Details |

Cupcakes

Mum makes,
Cupcakes.

No sugar,
Oh B****r!

Copyright © Sharon Smith | Year Posted 2012

Short Mother poem by Sharon Ruebel| Details |

sticky fingers



ice cream truck
mom washes
sticky fingers

Copyright © Sharon Ruebel | Year Posted 2012

Short Mother poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

Kathy

still whole
step by step after
an enormity

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Mother poem by Brian Strand| Details |

THE GENERATRIX

The
centre
of all life-
an axis of
love.

Copyright © Brian Strand | Year Posted 2007

Short Mother poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

Lilies

lilies
on her tresses
mom's floral clips

Copyright © Ernesto P. Santiago | Year Posted 2006

Short Mother poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details |

mother kissing

clear sky
shadow in a desert
mother kissing

Copyright © Abdullah Alhemaidy | Year Posted 2014

Short Mother poem by Stacy Stiles| Details |

DONNA

Devoted
Obvious
Noble
Noteworthy 
Articulate

Copyright © Stacy Stiles | Year Posted 2007

Short Mother poem by Brian Strand| Details |

CREATED

By
design
to comfort-
mother quells the
tears.

Copyright © Brian Strand | Year Posted 2007

Short Mother poem by Brian Strand| Details |

MONOKU #6

the school-bus departs - she eats the advent candy

Copyright © Brian Strand | Year Posted 2007

Short Mother poem by Katherine Livingstone| Details |

Mother

Where is she?
I Love her, I Need her
Where is she?

Copyright © Katherine Livingstone | Year Posted 2006

Short Mother poem by King-Galaxius Stravinsky| Details |

Mother

My
Only
Timeless
Humanitarian
Embodies
Reliance

Copyright © King-Galaxius Stravinsky | Year Posted 2011

Short Mother poem by Pushpa Palanchoke| Details |

Mother

cut her into half,
you'll know-
'whose child is he?'

Copyright © Pushpa Palanchoke | Year Posted 2013

Short Mother poem by Joann Grisetti| Details |

petite hands

petite hands
molding my heart like clay
motherhood

Copyright © Joann Grisetti | Year Posted 2015

Short Mother poem by jack horne| Details |

Mother

My mother
Gave me life,
Is my life

Senryu for Mom

Copyright © jack horne | Year Posted 2011

Short Mother poem by janetta harrington| Details |

please (by kimmy holmes, my daughter)

mom
love you
need you
please
love me
need me 
too

Copyright © janetta harrington | Year Posted 2007

Short Mother poem by Julia Ward| Details |

Babies are Crying

babies are crying

for mothers

in Orphanage Town

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2016

Short Mother poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details |

haiku 3

mother's grave
lies untended by hands --
wildflowers grow

Copyright © Debbie Guzzi | Year Posted 2012

Short Mother poem by Robert Heemstra| Details |

Seen not Heard no More

Divorce has come
Mom and Dad no more
who do I listen to?

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

Short Mother poem by Soulfire| Details |

Mother Found

Giver of life 

Lived well

Holder of love for later

Copyright © Soulfire | Year Posted 2011