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son, 8th grade, dad, family,
Form: Free verse
A hero is a person who 'encourages',
That 'hero' is my beacon light;
Everyone has a her, say it fictional or a non-fictional one,
I've one who's non-fictional one, and I call him 'Daddy'!
deep, devotion, father son,
God the father; hope of the Son
He created the day, ruled by the Sun
Beneath His feet, He placed the Earth,
and man, He placed in its Heart.
All there in, to rule in turn....Read More
father son, perspective, philosophy,
Tell him what to do
Tell him not to do it
If that's not contrarian
then perhaps it's libertarian
Though as a septuagenerian
I think it utilitarian...Read More
son, christian, devotion, mom, mother,
On February 18th-Thursday when I had a blood draw. In there we saw my mother’s ex-co worker from Target. Fortunately she was the one who helped me. My mother then asked if they’re doing...Read More
son, appreciation, blessing, child, christian,
*Psalm136:1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Good news came my way today February 21 2021 courtesy late father
son, absence, appreciation, celebration, dad,
Good news came my way today February 21, 2021 courtesy late father
Papa - purportedly named
after paternal grandmother
Sadie, her mom's Yiddish name
Basia Brana (or Brandla),
she took two B letters and
found American boys' names
that kind of echoed
Hand Me Downs -- BOTH Audio and Text
son, family, father daughter, father
My wife and I prefer hand-me-downs to new things in most cases, but then, we're antiques freaks -
Lots o’ fog an’ kinda brisk that mid-November morning when my an’ Russell’s tackle boxes spread to...Read More
Two Dads -- 1st Half
Here's why this was necessary...
This is, as indicated, the 1st HALF of this fairly lengthy poem. The 2nd half had to be posted separately due to Poetry Soup's file-size limitations. No other...Read More
Two Dads -- 2nd Half
Here's the deal, folks...
This is, as indicated, the 2nd HALF of this fairly lengthy poem. Due to Poetry Soup's file-size limitations, this piece had to be posted in 2 parts.
The 1st...Read More
son, anxiety, character, christian, faith,
Form: Free verse
“… Progress toward retrogression…”
yes, I questioned diagnosis with mixed emotions
as fear swelled over courage, striving to prevail
yet, faith in God* surmounted my motherly qualms.
*Mark 11:22 And Jesus answering saith unto them, Have faith in God.
love, mom, son,
nest, where divine
twin swans, with warm cozy wings, count twinkling
stars till cygnets return from deadly zones.
Behold, how swans
swell their wings
(Syllable count: 1/2/3/4/5 – 5/4/3/2/1, howmanysyllables.com)
Feb. 19, 2021
Double Tetractys 7 Poetry Contest
Contest sponsor:...Read More
Thanksgiving for Mary, Our Mother
son, christian, jesus, mom, mother,
Form: Free verse
I thank and bless
Your most merciful Heart
Gor having given us
Mary most holy as our mother
From the cross You placed us all in her hands
May all permit themselves to be led by...Read More
son, absence, anniversary, bereavement, death,
I sit alone in a darkening car,
waiting for Jimmy, a soccer star.
He's taking longer these days, it seems;
but he's one who gets tangled in his dreams.
My neighbor sees me, asks if I'm OK;
just waiting for...Read More
A kids moral decadence
son, adventure, character, child, father
Now, he is fed up with his rubber pistol,
Irrepressibly itching for Hard Metal:
To every onlooker crystal clear
That Kingsley has drowned his fear
Of spraying bullets 360o degrees
And blood stains bestowing a black grease.
Whom we should reproach...Read More
It Was A Good Morning Until
absence, mother son, school,
"Billy, it's time! Get up for school!'
"But, Mom- my arm is hurting bad!
Oh please don't make me, don't be cruel-
I must stay home- though I am sad."
"But, Billy, can you lift your arm?"
"I can't, it's...Read More
Specific Types of Son Poems
Read wonderful son poetry on the following sub-topics:
birthday, daughter, forgive me, growing up, father to, inspirational, missing my, mother to
Definition | What is Son in Poetry?