Family Poems

Family Poems

Heartfelt Poems about the Bonds of Family

Just as the earth goes through seasons, so does a family in the course of time endure seasons. Falling in love, marriage and the birth of a children are times of renewal like Spring. Long pleasant periods of calm are like the feeling of an endless Summer. As we and our children grow older, our leaves start to change. We start to experience Autumn. This may seem like dying but it is only signs of a new phase of life. Crises and hardship are times for the family to stay close together, help each other out and endure the frigid winds of change. This period is akin to Winter. Life is full of seasons and changes which are best experienced with the support of friends and family.

100 Most Popular Family Poems

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  1. 1 Mother To Son By Langston Hughes

    in Famous Family Poems

    • Stories 7
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    • Favorited 77
    • Votes 1875
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  2. 2 The Children's Hour By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

    in Famous Family Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 2223
    • Favorited 12
    • Votes 302
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  3. 3 The Little Boy And The Old Man By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Family Poems

    • Stories 5
    • Shares 4523
    • Favorited 41
    • Votes 831
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  4. 4 Life's Scars By Ella Wheeler Wilcox

    in Famous Family Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 7284
    • Favorited 97
    • Votes 769
    • Rating
  5. 5 The Stick-Together Families By Edgar A. Guest

    in Famous Family Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 14534
    • Favorited 60
    • Votes 1049
    • Rating
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  7. 6 I Still Matter By Patricia A Fleming

    Dealing With Growing Old

    in Aging Poems

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 12168
    • Favorited 168
    • Votes 2526
    • Rating
  8. 7 Her Hands By Maggie Pittman

    Poem About All A Mother Does

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 28
    • Shares 28462
    • Favorited 133
    • Votes 4542
    • Rating
  9. 8 Silent, Strong Dad By Karen K. Boyer

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 27
    • Shares 36612
    • Favorited 118
    • Votes 4324
    • Rating
  10. 9 The Importance Of A Sister By Shiv Sharma

    Why I Love My Sister Poem

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 70
    • Shares 22842
    • Favorited 149
    • Votes 6725
    • Rating
  11. 10 I Will Be By Mssparklyone

    Unconditional Love

    in Mother Child Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 9187
    • Favorited 162
    • Votes 606
    • Rating
  12. 11 The Greatest Parents On Earth By Ron Tranmer

    Thank You Poem To Parents

    in Thank You Poems

    • Stories 6
    • Shares 12556
    • Favorited 27
    • Votes 1934
    • Rating
  13. 12 A Family Is Like A Circle By Nicole M. O'Neil

    in Loving Poems about Family

    • Stories 11
    • Shares 31383
    • Favorited 87
    • Votes 3087
    • Rating
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  15. 13 Heroin's Sister By Kelsey A. Casper

    Sister's Heartfelt Poem On Brother's Battle With Heroin

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 1825
    • Favorited 69
    • Votes 626
    • Rating
  16. 14 Recipe For Happily Ever After By Ilona M. Blake

    Poem For A Friend On Her Wedding Day

    in Wedding Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 10161
    • Favorited 54
    • Votes 683
    • Rating
  17. 15 I Promise By Marcia A. Newton

    Wedding Vow Poem

    in Wedding Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 9250
    • Favorited 69
    • Votes 525
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  18. 16 Mommy By Gail M. Russellburg

    I Love You Mommy Poem

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 7314
    • Favorited 37
    • Votes 850
    • Rating
  19. 17 See What I See By Selena Odom

    Encouragement For Daughter

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6799
    • Favorited 67
    • Votes 668
    • Rating
  20. 18 In Your Heart By Thomas S Carver

    We're Together Though We're Apart

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 45
    • Shares 11770
    • Favorited 234
    • Votes 6308
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  21. 19 An Angel Left Her Wings By Tina M. Marascia

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 50
    • Shares 7482
    • Favorited 186
    • Votes 6815
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  22. 20 Husband And The Battle Of Addiction By Julie

    Wife Of An Addict Poem

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 56
    • Shares 3791
    • Favorited 157
    • Votes 2181
    • Rating
  23. 21 My Lost Love - My Lost Child By Garrett W. Wheeler

    Losing Custody Of Child Poem

    in Divorce Poems

    • Stories 81
    • Shares 5340
    • Favorited 150
    • Votes 2982
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  24. 22 Never Enough By Author Unknown

    Poem Thanking Mom For Everything She's Done

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 9
    • Shares 17683
    • Favorited 116
    • Votes 1917
    • Rating
  25. 23 I Needed You By Angie M Flores

    Not Getting Love From Mother

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 47
    • Shares 3299
    • Favorited 172
    • Votes 2208
    • Rating
  26. 24 My Dad By Vicky Frye

    Loving Father Poem From Daughter

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 11
    • Shares 16192
    • Favorited 106
    • Votes 2019
    • Rating
  27. 25 As I Watch You Grow By Kay Theese

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 36
    • Shares 13971
    • Favorited 207
    • Votes 6664
    • Rating
  28. 26 Never Unsaid By Valerie Capasso

    Love For My Son Poem

    in Son Poems

    • Stories 31
    • Shares 9234
    • Favorited 197
    • Votes 5435
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  29. 27 My Sister, My Friend By Leann Stiegman

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 18801
    • Favorited 117
    • Votes 4988
    • Rating
  30. 28 I Hope You Know How Much I Love You By Rita Luna

    Mother To Son Poem

    in Son Poems

    • Stories 70
    • Shares 9251
    • Favorited 156
    • Votes 5591
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  31. 29 Love For My Daughters By Debra L. Cash

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 18
    • Shares 8535
    • Favorited 143
    • Votes 5485
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  32. 30 Can I Carry You? By Brad Anderson

    Dad's Wish To Savor Childhood

    in Growing Up Poems

    • Stories 21
    • Shares 4211
    • Favorited 84
    • Votes 2454
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  33. 31 My Prayer By Tina Fortner

    Husband Is In Jail Poem

    in Prison Poems

    • Stories 86
    • Shares 3627
    • Favorited 160
    • Votes 2705
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  34. 32 You Are My Heart And Soul By Elizabeth A. Robinson

    Poem Thanking Mom

    in Thank You Poems

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 10731
    • Favorited 90
    • Votes 4657
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  35. 33 A Poem For Mom By Champagne S. Baker

    Poem About Everything A Mom Is

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 59
    • Shares 8889
    • Favorited 87
    • Votes 7925
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  36. 34 I Am Yours To Keep By Mike Qyinn

    Father's Love To Young Daughter Poem

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 20
    • Shares 9609
    • Favorited 44
    • Votes 2879
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  37. 35 Growing Up With Grandma By Candy Canan

    Poem About Adoption

    in Grandmother Poems

    • Stories 25
    • Shares 3300
    • Favorited 65
    • Votes 1451
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  38. 36 Because He Loves Cocaine By Melissa Scott

    Dad Is An Addict

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 44
    • Shares 2608
    • Favorited 94
    • Votes 1740
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  39. 37 I'm A Person Too By Dawn Mazzola

    Poem From Patient To Hospital Staff

    in Aging Poems

    • Stories 16
    • Shares 2880
    • Favorited 49
    • Votes 1476
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  40. 38 If You Knew... By Nikki Costello

    A Poem Warning Against Addiction

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 1098
    • Favorited 148
    • Votes 252
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  41. 39 God's Special Creation By Lenora McWhorter

    Spiritual Influence Of A Mother

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 12590
    • Favorited 42
    • Votes 751
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  42. 40 Wedding Verse By Linda Harrison

    Rhyming Wedding Poem

    in Wedding Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 8702
    • Favorited 46
    • Votes 543
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  43. 41 Always My Father But Never My Dad By Allyssa

    You Missed Out

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 90
    • Shares 2386
    • Favorited 70
    • Votes 2894
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  44. 42 Mommy By Madisyn B

    Poem About All My Mother Has Done

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 6
    • Shares 7831
    • Favorited 93
    • Votes 2173
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  45. 43 My Sister By Jennifer D. Brock

    Long Lost Sister

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 42
    • Shares 4697
    • Favorited 53
    • Votes 2281
    • Rating
  46. 44 A Tribute To Family By Michelle A. Moran

    Thank You To Parents

    in Loving Poems about Family

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 8128
    • Favorited 60
    • Votes 2592
    • Rating
  47. 45 Welcome To Our Family By Cappy Giachelli

    Poem For Daughter-In-Law

    in Wedding Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6923
    • Favorited 26
    • Votes 2332
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  48. 46 Happy 1st Anniversary, My Sweet Love! By Amanda Higgins

    One Year Anniversary Poem

    in Anniversary Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 9127
    • Favorited 45
    • Votes 2571
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  49. 47 While You Weren't Here By Janet Michael

    Emotional Poem About Coping After Abandonment

    in Loving Poems about Family

    • Stories 14
    • Shares 2116
    • Favorited 167
    • Votes 2299
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  50. 48 Special Hero By Christina M. Kerschen

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 19
    • Shares 6604
    • Favorited 44
    • Votes 2289
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  51. 49 Nana's Little Angel By Lindsey M. Moulton

    in Grandmother Poems

    • Stories 10
    • Shares 7117
    • Favorited 24
    • Votes 1864
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  52. 50 A Mother's Love Is True Love By Leotha Brown II

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 8450
    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 1852
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  53. 51 My Sister, My Friend By Zhai DueƱas

    Thank You So Much

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 3364
    • Favorited 57
    • Votes 2085
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  54. 52 My Daughter By Victoria Levesque

    Mother's Message Of Love To Daughter

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 2319
    • Favorited 67
    • Votes 3399
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  55. 53 Happy Anniversary By Kirk A. Finney

    From Husband To Wife

    in Anniversary Poems

    • Stories 11
    • Shares 12236
    • Favorited 52
    • Votes 3766
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  56. 54 My Parents By Brittany W.

    Love Poem For Parents From Child

    in Thank You Poems

    • Stories 13
    • Shares 8711
    • Favorited 43
    • Votes 5491
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  57. 55 The Ecstasy And The Agony By RandomPoet

    Death Of My Son From Heroin Overdose

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 578
    • Favorited 42
    • Votes 219
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  58. 56 She Is... By Mike Mayberry

    Poem Father Watching Daughter Grow Up And Blossom

    in Daughter Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 230
    • Favorited 0
    • Votes 38
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  59. 57 God Bless You, Little One By Ilona M. Blake

    Baby Dedication Poem

    in Baby Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 1956
    • Favorited 32
    • Votes 190
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  60. 58 When I Think About My Mum By Abimbola T. Alabi

    Appreciating A Mother's Love

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 5301
    • Favorited 52
    • Votes 463
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  61. 59 What Matters Most By Louis

    Graduation Poem To Daughter

    in Graduation Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 2082
    • Favorited 41
    • Votes 251
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  62. 60 Changing Places By Alora M. Knight

    Poem About When A Loved One Has Alzheimer's

    in Aging Poems

    • Stories 6
    • Shares 1950
    • Favorited 58
    • Votes 535
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  63. 61 Time Flew By So Quickly By Judy

    Parent Reflecting On Child At Graduation

    in Graduation Poems

    • Stories 5
    • Shares 4564
    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 917
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  64. 62 Phenomenal Lady By Valerie D. Staton

    A Tribute To My Dear Mother

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 745
    • Favorited 5
    • Votes 88
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  65. 63 My Little Girl, Don't Cry For Me By Chastity

    Poem From Deceased Father To Daughter On Her Wedding Day

    in Wedding Poems

    • Stories 21
    • Shares 2577
    • Favorited 24
    • Votes 1222
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  66. 64 My Heart By Sharlynn N. Manning

    Always There For Me

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 6891
    • Favorited 82
    • Votes 1559
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  67. 65 Family Circle By Melissa G. Nicks

    Cycle Of Life Poem

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 15
    • Shares 3162
    • Favorited 26
    • Votes 1281
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  68. 66 Daddy's Little Angel By Jason A. Hodges

    in Baby Poems

    • Stories 7
    • Shares 3549
    • Favorited 45
    • Votes 1809
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  69. 67 Thank You By Hannah L

    Poem Thanking Boyfriend For His Love

    in Anniversary Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 12685
    • Favorited 67
    • Votes 1494
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  70. 68 A True Angel By George W. Zellars

    Poem From Son About All A Mother Does

    in Mother Child Poems

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 7374
    • Favorited 39
    • Votes 1471
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  71. 69 Because You're My Mom By Linda Arlene Fassett

    Poem To Mom From Daughter

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 16
    • Shares 2859
    • Favorited 42
    • Votes 1294
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  72. 70 Last Chance By Stefanie

    Poem To Dad From Angry Daughter

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 19
    • Shares 1234
    • Favorited 37
    • Votes 643
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  73. 71 Living With Dementia By Annabel Sheila

    in Aging Poems

    • Stories 20
    • Shares 1272
    • Favorited 24
    • Votes 1092
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  74. 72 Family By Josephine Zavala-Florez

    The Importance Of Family

    in Loving Poems about Family

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 10938
    • Favorited 44
    • Votes 791
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  75. 73 I Never Knew By Martha L. Sheridan

    My Daughter, My Love

    in Baby Poems

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 4859
    • Favorited 45
    • Votes 2472
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  76. 74 Blue By Brian A. Haycock

    Beautiful Narrative Poem About The Gift Of Sight

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 19
    • Shares 1587
    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 1405
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  77. 75 My Grandmother's Poem By Dani Alexandra

    A Grandma Always Cares

    in Grandmother Poems

    • Stories 19
    • Shares 867
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 768
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  78. 76 My Mother Is My Lifeline By Jessica Styles

    in Mother Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 1888
    • Favorited 27
    • Votes 2999
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  79. 77 My Mother Vs. Meth By Brittany

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 74
    • Shares 2123
    • Favorited 213
    • Votes 2410
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  80. 78 My Feelings To You By Katarina Alexa Arruda

    Abandoned By Mom Poem

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 94
    • Shares 1959
    • Favorited 142
    • Votes 2277
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  81. 79 It's Me By Jacqueline A. Grieve

    Poem For Family Mourning When Addiction Leads To Death

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 36
    • Shares 6025
    • Favorited 207
    • Votes 1505
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  82. 80 A Grieving Daughter By Ebony Angel B.

    Poem About A Mother Hating A Child

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 1259
    • Favorited 101
    • Votes 948
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  83. 81 Through The Eyes Of A Child By Brianna K. Slone

    Why Did I Lose My Dad

    in Divorce Poems

    • Stories 65
    • Shares 1089
    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 1923
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  84. 82 Love At Last By Peggy Liimatta

    Poem From Mom Who Wants Her Daughter's Love

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 87
    • Shares 2117
    • Favorited 109
    • Votes 3001
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  85. 83 For My Aunt By Angie M Flores

    in Aunt & Uncle Poems

    • Stories 39
    • Shares 9099
    • Favorited 50
    • Votes 3752
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  86. 84 Big Sis, I Love You By Ranja Kujala

    Love For Big Sister

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 31
    • Shares 9655
    • Favorited 51
    • Votes 5596
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  87. 85 The Window By Jake Tipton

    Poem Regretting No Relationship With Mother

    in Divorce Poems

    • Stories 31
    • Shares 125
    • Favorited 9
    • Votes 928
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  88. 86 Letter To Meth By Amanda Logsdon

    Impact Of Drug Addiction On Loved Ones

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 1167
    • Favorited 127
    • Votes 305
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  89. 87 The Year Of The Dragon 1976 By Cheryl Chartier

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 15
    • Shares 496
    • Favorited 48
    • Votes 593
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  90. 88 Dad By Jacqueline M. Smith

    Poem About Needing A Father's Love

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 33
    • Shares 1855
    • Favorited 57
    • Votes 1432
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  91. 89 Daddy Why? By Heidi A. Hopson

    Heartbreaking Poem From Daughter To Father

    in Anger Poems

    • Stories 28
    • Shares 3446
    • Favorited 95
    • Votes 1528
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  92. 90 Puppet On A String By Michelle Meece

    Poem To My Meth Addict Husband

    in Addiction Poems about Family

    • Stories 51
    • Shares 1356
    • Favorited 121
    • Votes 1313
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  93. 91 The Forgotten Victim By Alison Henderson

    Husband In Prison

    in Prison Poems

    • Stories 91
    • Shares 596
    • Favorited 56
    • Votes 1802
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  94. 92 The Forgotten Mother By Ruby Latimer Edwards

    in Aging Poems

    • Stories 75
    • Shares 3024
    • Favorited 42
    • Votes 2985
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  95. 93 Three Sisters By Francis I. Gillespie

    Special Bond Between Sisters

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 72
    • Shares 5535
    • Favorited 62
    • Votes 4039
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  96. 94 Precious Gift By Sherri Lawrence

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    • Stories 12
    • Shares 4211
    • Favorited 104
    • Votes 3207
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  97. 95 My Little Boy By Sabrina A. Hernandez

    Poem On The Priceless Love Of A Son

    in Son Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 3011
    • Favorited 81
    • Votes 3333
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  98. 96 Grandma's Wings By Ricky R. Hernandez

    Poem About Grandma Being An Angel

    in Grandmother Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 4583
    • Favorited 34
    • Votes 3728
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  99. 97 To My Son By Amy R. Campbell

    Poem About Mom Always Supporting Son

    in Son Poems

    • Stories 23
    • Shares 4823
    • Favorited 98
    • Votes 3453
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  100. 98 Helen, My Sister And Friend By Cyndi Moore

    Poem About Always Being Close With Sister

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 21
    • Shares 2427
    • Favorited 16
    • Votes 1776
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  101. 99 Daddy, I Love You By Laura Phipps

    in Father Poems

    • Stories 15
    • Shares 802
    • Favorited 23
    • Votes 1788
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  102. 100 Sisters And Best Friends By Angelica Machado

    Poem About The Joy Of Sisterhood

    in Sister Poems

    • Stories 20
    • Shares 2949
    • Favorited 40
    • Votes 2239
    • Rating

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