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.
Child of Mine
child, childhood, father son,
Oh child of mine with wayward thought.
Remembering naught that which I've taught.
Those things of wisdom to make you strong.
Those morals of right rather than...
Chasing The Sun
son, beach, boat, mum, my
CHASING THE SUN
Standing on the beach outside the Spanish City at Whitley Bay we would see the PO ferry on the horizon, and the chase...
son, beautiful, birth, blessing, care,
Your growing up from young to old
Your waking up for me in the nights
Your worrying for me in the brights
Your smiling seeing me...
To Conner, With Love
son, boy, childhood, family, growing
I know you don’t want to hear it
But one day you WILL
look up and think,
And then notice the rose-gold
Of a sunset
BRINGING MOM TO SLEEP
son, appreciation, child, christian, encouraging,
He fixes bed…
Hums rest-filled lullaby…
My special child brings me to sleep*
*Psalm 4:8 I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for...
Success, for Jeremy
son, boy, child, childhood, children,
by Michael R. Burch
We need our children to keep us humble
between toast and marmalade;
there is no time for a ticker-tape parade
before bed, no award,...
son, birth, childhood, devotion, growing
Breath intertwined, mine his.
Hold it, hold it, hold it. Please.
Hair tickles chin, coarser now.
Hand hooked. Grip for protection. Mine, his?...
WHEN A CHILD IS BORN
son, birth, growing up, moving
No words can express my elation at becoming a mother
Show my tears of joy on that perfect wintery morn
Go and show my parents our tiny...
The Old Covered Bridge
son, age, father, growing up,
When I was ten I got a bike one Christmas
I learned to ride that morning,
though the snow was several inches on the ground
To my son, on his birthday
son, boy, growing up, love,
Time pulls you upward to adulthood
and narrows your face.
You build new connections
as the old threads break.
Your smile sizzles with intuition,
but your moods...
Sins of Our Fathers
discrimination, father son, growing
I suspect my dad silently hoped,
vicariously needed his dream
I would become a multi-talented musician.
He said, No.
behind my mother's gentle apron
strings of soft-voiced disappointment,
First day in a new school
son, 1st grade, bullying, cheer
Ok keep below the radar, stay out of sight,
Bury your head in the sand, do not incite,
Why get involved, it’s not your fight,
Zip up your...
son, 11th grade, abortion, age,
Oh where's daddy?
Am i the only son?
I guess he became A ghost
After conserving me,
Destined to be in the dark
Formulated obstacles and schedules.
MUM'S THE WORD
son, appreciation, love, mother daughter,
My favorite word is mum
Mine may be aged ...
but I am so blessed to still have her in my life
I realise when I was...
The Man who went to Jail
son, growing up, parents, sad,
He always did the things he liked to do
Ignored by mom and dad, who'd not say boo
Yes, he became the man who went to jail
son, 11th grade, for him,
These long days of summer
seemed longer than most,
and I recount the changes
as the season draws closed.
You turned a year older
and learned how to drive.
son, angst, brother, heartbreak, heartbroken,
JOHN M. ARRIBAS
I Was Just a Teenage, Yet I’ll Not Forget That Day
When We Were Notified That My Brother Was an MIA
That Chilling Notice...
Years Wasted to Gone
children, confidence, father son,
When a toddler of three, he knew not the debris
his Mother bequeathed when leaving him to feel free.
Left with a Father ignorant of his son’s...
The Bicycle Lesson
son, child, father, growing up,
For half an hour,
he was a few feet in front of me,
trying to tame the little metal beast,
jittery under the torrent of...
Who am I
son, daughter, depression, family, growing
One minute, one hour, one day, one life
The same face, the same eyes
Ask this baby born what does he want to be
When a grown man...