Father Poems

Poems about Dad

Our fathers carry half of our genetic makeup. Our relationship with our father plays a huge part of who we will become. In many segments of society, people grow up without ever knowing their fathers. This is unfortunate because fathers should play as important a role in raising their children as mothers. A father is the model of a man for his daughter and she will choose a man who is like him. A father is the model for his son as well. Fortunately, there is a trend for fathers to be more active in their children's lives.

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Appreciation For Dad
My Father, My Friend

Poetry Quote

For my father, my friend,
This to me you have always been.
Through the good times and the bad,
Your understanding I have had.

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I love this. I thought about my friend Nikkia who just lost her dad and I am sending it to her.

Telling A Story About My Dad
My Dad

Poetry Quote

If I could write a story,
It would be the greatest ever told.
I'd write about my daddy,
For he had a heart of gold.

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Cycle Of Life Poem
  • By Melissa G. Nicks
  • Published: February 2006
Family Circle

When I am born, you are here
In your eye, I see a tear
Time flies and already I'm two
"Look, Daddy, I can tie my shoe!"...

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This is a fantastic poem that shows the life with a family and shows all the processes in a family and all the changes that passes, I love this poem that I even said it in a poetry contest!

Poem About Dad Being a Hero
Memories Of My Dad

Poetry Quote

He wasn't a hero,
Known by the world.
But a hero he was,
To his little girl....

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This poem was beautiful and it really touched my heart. Thank you for writing and sharing this. It made me think of my dad so very much.

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  • By Karen K. Boyer
  • Published: February 2006
Silent Strong Dad

Poetry Quote

He never looks for praises
He's never one to boast
He just goes on quietly working
For those he loves the most...

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My father died the other day and I was tasked with giving the eulogy. Dad was exactly as described in this poem so bar a few words leading into it, I read this poem.
Touched a lot of...

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  • By Steven M. Hollifield
  • Published: February 2006
Though I'm Gone I Feel Your Love

To my dear family,
I'm sending this from above,
That even though I'm gone from earth,
I can still feel your love, ...

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I LOVE THIS POEM. I have no words to express my feelings. I lost my heart I lost my life I lost everything. I remember my dad who passed away almost four year ago. Aug 24 2010, when I was...

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The Special Bond Between Father And Daughter
  • By Unknown Mystery
  • Published: June 13, 2015
Tears In My Daddy's Eyes

Poetry Quote

He was always my pillar when I knew I'd fall
Always my anchor, so strong and tall
His hard face changes only for me
His softer side, so careless and free

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This poem describes exactly how I felt when I left home for university, my father is a tough man but I bring out his soft side. He had gone on a hunting trip but he cut it short just to see...

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Hey Daddy
  • By Jesse-Ryan G. Debenport
  • Published: February 2006
Hey Daddy (Please Come Back)

Hey Daddy,

There are a couple of things I think you missed
So write this down, make a little list...

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This poem was a major speaker of my feelings toward my father who at this time is not present in my life. I resent him for all the emotional and physical abuse, but I often catch myself...

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  • By Nate Burrage
  • Published: February 2006
Always Together


A long time ago I met this gal
I had to be with some way, some how.
Falling in love so intensively,...

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  • By Christina M. Kerschen
  • Published: February 2006
Special Hero

When I was a baby,
you would hold me in your arms.
I felt the love and tenderness,
keeping me safe from harm....

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My Father was my hero -in the truest sense -he fought Multiple Sclorosis for many years -and this wretched illness took him away from me -last year ., and now I am devastated without his...

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