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Mother To Son Poems

These Mother To Son poems are examples of poetry about Mother To Son. These are the best examples of Son Mother To poems written by international poets.

The Jacobite Rose
                 The Jacobite Rose 

Falling , the conscience of...

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Categories: son, death, pain, truth, war,

Premium Member Oh mother
Oh mother.
You can’t be wrong?
Your word commands the power of God.

Oh mother.
The fool you made!
The child who sat alone in self made dungeons and caves.


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Categories: son, absence, abuse, betrayal, conflict,

Premium Member Narrow Margin
First printouts show Number One's, ahead,
a feigned smile fades to a small office,
two arms outstretched hold a desk instead,
one ponders deeply surprising spread,
one knew the...

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Categories: son, allusion, analogy, anxiety, betrayal,

You Never Cared For Me
You Never Cared For Me 

You never cared for me 
I was not your son ,
We did not embrace 
Each or either one .
Your religion...

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Categories: son, care, ireland, loneliness, lost

Premium Member Pearl of the Orient
This would be just prior to circa 2000. I'm guessing it's closer to the 80s, but my memory fails, The Philippines was one of three...

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Categories: son, allusion, analogy, appreciation, beautiful,

God made the Earth
the scriptures tell,
as day by day
and just as well.

For although he
might well have made
all his creations
in a day

A purpose there
most surely was,

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Categories: son, beautiful, child, children, mother,


Catullus CI: 'His Brother's Burial'
translation by Michael R. Burch

Through many lands and over many seas
I have journeyed, brother, to these wretched rites,
to this...

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Categories: son, brother, death, death of

There was a light rain falling as I walked this morning…the weather was cool and calm
when I remembered a night just like this…years ago…in our...

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Categories: son, memory,

Premium Member the empty teacup
son streams yesterdays
lady of those years keeps nigh~
clinking fetch astir

son owns two faint eyes
lady kept years eyes her son~
silver teaspoon rests

son eyes lady's room
stopped ~...

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Categories: son, allusion, analogy, appreciation, drink,

Premium Member Precipice

Please step away from the cliff edge 
Really, we need to talk, come sit by me
Eric, we‘ve been through difficult times, but
Can’t you see, jumping...

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Categories: dark, death, mother son,

Premium Member The Lost Treasure

I didn’t know why on us the sky suddenly fell,
but in the deracinating storm  
we got uprooted from the native soil,
and wandered hapless anchorless,

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Categories: missing, mother son,

The Hopeless Case
A mother
left crying
alone in her pew 

Begging the Lord
for a miracle
new …

The only thing
he was good at
was being bad

Bus stations 
train stations
corn maidens in drag


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Categories: grief, mother, son,

That Note
How glad I could be if, like the teaching of the Gita
I can renounce the fruits of each of my tireless labour.
Being a long way...

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Categories: father son, life, relationship,

Premium Member His Mother Would Not Speak to Him
dumped like trash
feeling like garbage
his wives had never understood him
he wished now he had treated his mother better
she would not pick up the phone for...

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Categories: mother son,

We’re worried about your son.
He’s missing too much school.
If his attendance drops below 90%,
It will break all our rules.

I can’t go to school today, Mum.

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Categories: anxiety, mother son, stress,