Family Friend Poems

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Family Friend Poems was started in 2006 as a showcase for popular poems about family and friends. We now have over 7,000 published poems, including poems about life, love, sadness, and pretty much all of life's experiences. For 10 years now, one day at a time, we have combed through the tens of poems submitted each day to find that perfect poem to publish. Poems written by ordinary people which express loving, healing and touching feelings which we all can share. After each poem we ask you, "Were you touched by this poem? Share your Story!". Please join the tens of thousands of our visitors who have shared their own experience of love, heartache and healing.

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Mother Explains Heaven To Her Dying Son
  • By Pamela A. Snow
  • Published: February 2006

in Prayer Poems

To Our Ellis

How does a loving mother explain
Heaven to her dying child?
Please give me the words, O Lord, and
let me say them with a smile...

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  • Rating 4.68
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I am so very sorry for your loss!! However, fear not precious mother because Heaven is for real!! That movie really helped me to remember that I knew that. I am a mother, born with a rare...

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  • By Yerzinia
  • Published: April 2009

in Abuse Poems

Hush Little Sister

Hush, little sister
Please don't cry
I wish I could be there
To sing you a lullaby...

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  • Rating 4.67
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I've also been abused when I was little not only me, but my little brother and sister as well. This reminded me so much but instead of being abused by my dad I was abused by my stepmother who...

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Poem About Your Life Changing In A Moment

in Rape Poems

Change What Is To Come

Picture

It's strange how a few short seconds can lead you in a whole new direction,
It alters how you think and act and see your own reflection.
From a single moment on, my life was forever changed,
Like everything I previously knew had suddenly been rearranged.

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  • Stories 4
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  • Votes 322
  • Rating 4.67
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Wow, reading through this poem made me feel the pain you went through even though I myself have never been raped but I relived some of the days when an old man would look at me with lust and...

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in Cancer Poems

Our Hearts Will Always Touch

When I laid there beside you,
Could you feel me there?
My arms were wrapped around you,
And I was stroking your hair.

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  • Rating 4.66
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My father was never really in my life growing up. So, my mother for the first few years had me stay at my grandmother's house. My grandmother was a wonderful person, she was like a second...

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  • By Ecem Y
  • Published: March 2013

in Bullying Poems

She Only Wanted To Be Happy

Words Words
Bitch and whore
The girl runs away
she slams the door...

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  • Rating 4.66
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Hi Avneet, school teaches us a lot, but it doesn't teach us how to get along with ourselves. We are all we have. I'm sorry to hear how cruel people are to you. Have things changed? Hopefully...

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  • By Christina Caburnay
  • Published: January 2014

in Father Death Poems

For My Daddy

Have you seen my Daddy?
I don't know where he's gone
Sometimes it hurts so much
I can't seem to carry on....

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  • Rating 4.66
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Thank you so much for sharing! I'm so touched by your story and I'm glad you are able to read my poem. I'm so sorry about your dad. I looked up to my dad also; he was the most positive person...

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Inspirational Poem For Fighting Cancer
  • By Jessica Louise Wheeler
  • Published: December 2013

in Cancer Poems by Teens

Cancer

One day you showed up,
With no reason why,
You claimed your victims,
You've made grown men cry....

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  • Rating 4.66
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My grandmother had gotten cancer and everyone was devastated by the news. She was in and out of the hospital until she had to stay in there. She wasn't allowed to go home until the house was...

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Poem About Mom Being A Guardian Angel

in Mother Child Poems

I'm Here

Sleep now, my angel, and rest your eyes.
Mommy must say her last goodbyes.
Please don't be sad, and please don't cry.
Mommy will give you the wings to fly.

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  • Stories 4
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  • Votes 262
  • Rating 4.66
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It touched my ? and made me think of my mom who is not here and then again she is not far away. And I'm so sorry about your mom and hope your sister knows how much a mother's love mean.

  • By Candy Canan
  • Published: February 2006

in Adoption Poems

Growing Up With Grandma

I don't know when it happened.
I don't know when she came,
But she's the one I always knew,
Grandma was her name.

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  • Rating 4.65
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This a was beautifully written piece. It "touched me" as the question asked. It also made me think about what my Grandma has been doing for me. This is encouraging, good work.

  • By Jade E. Mcnullen
  • Published: February 2010

in Cancer Poems by Teens

Daddy, Don't Be Scared

Awaiting the news, we feared the worst and hoped for the best.
Life was about to put my family through an unforgettable test
Mom came in, evidence on her face, that daddy wasn't okay
"daddy has cancer" mom cried "we won't see him for a couple of days"...

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  • Stories 26
  • Emailed 5
  • Votes 851
  • Rating 4.65
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I loved it. It brought tears to my eyes. For my father also has cancer and I felt that same way, still do ... But I love this poem and I can relate to it a lot.. Everything gets better just...

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