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Growing Up Son Poems

These Growing Up Son poems are examples of poetry about Growing Up Son. These are the best examples of Son Growing Up poems written by international poets.

Premium Member Mama

Mama, I think in only pictures, 
and fight for every word. 
I babble songs and stories, 
and dream I will be heard. 

My little toys...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: son, angel, growing up, heartbreak,

Mother Tales
Hey child, you would not realize, 
what is in a mother's heart. 
Cause you just grow up in joy. 
Now, that is all that matters!


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Categories: son, emotions, feelings, growing up,

Premium Member Final Lullaby
Final Lullaby
by Michael R. Burch

for my mother, Christine Ena Burch

Sleep peacefully—for now your suffering’s over.

Sleep peacefully—immune to all distress,
like pebbles unaware of raging waves.

Sleep peacefully—like...

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Categories: son, death, eulogy, funeral, Lullaby,

Not Ready
One year closer 
Wings outstretched 
Ready to take flight 
To face the world 
I’m not
Looking forward 
To watching you go
Even though you’re 
One step out...

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Categories: son, age, birthday, boy, change,

Premium Member Dad Gave Me No Affectionate Hugs
Dad gave me no affectionate hugs,
only demanded obedience
with his stern and merciless glance;
he saw in me a rebellious son,
someone who felt the animosity
toward him for...

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Categories: son, appreciation, confidence, dad, emotions,

Premium Member Drunk
He was a raised hand,
Striking down his past. 

Delivering sutures 
To each of the futures 
He touched.

Braying of donkeys 
Echoing in his background.

A passing cloud,...

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Categories: son, addiction, bullying, child abuse,

Premium Member A Perfect Day for Flying a Kite
A picture-perfect day for flying a kite
  The sky was blue, not a cloud to be seen
Sunshine fairly sparkled on the snowy white sheen

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Categories: adventure, boy, father son,

Premium Member There For Me
Looking back, one thing comes clean-glass clear
you were always there for me subduing every fear.

I tried to do my duty, be a husband strong and...

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Categories: son, 12th grade, character, hope,

My Father's Hand
When I was a boy I did not understand
How much was carried by my Father’s hand.
But now that I’m older, I stand in his shoes

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Categories: father, father son, growing

A Son of Virginia Who is Loved in Philly
He was born a bouncing baby boy in the year 1975 in Hampton Virginia.

To two loving parents Ann Iverson and Allen Broughton.

While growing up in...

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Categories: son, appreciation, basketball, career, christian,

Premium Member A River Wends
Photograph ~ Snake River ~ Ansel Adams

wends its way
through harsh terrain -
your landscape is college, dating, career
you feel lost, so I encourage you that
rivers always

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: son, career, growing up, river,

Our garage
We had ordered it on the net
It was delivered by UPS
I put it in the garage
We should have put it together; together
Now; there is no...

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Categories: son, car, dark, death, father,

Premium Member These Sacks
she would shock
she would offend
but in the end 
make simple her thoughts
a straight shot of whiskey 
her anatomy and more
momma' say 
these sacks

this bosom she...

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© Ricky Muse  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: son, childhood, family, growing up,

Colour of love
The apple of my eye 
fell far from the tree
different spectrum to me
My minds a prison
his pure prism
Array of colours
he sees with precision
He's got the

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Categories: son, child, emotions, family, father

Premium Member Undiscovered

         Hampered decades withered wasted
         Filtered faint supposed adult...

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Categories: son, age, character, destiny, growing