Brother Poems

Big Brother and Little Brother Poems

What is a brother's place in a family? To a younger brother or sister, he may be a guide to help traverse the complicated path of growing up. To an older brother, a little brother may be seen as a tag along and pain in the neck. As much as siblings squabble when they are young, this is not a sign that they do not love each other. Most siblings would lay down their life for each other. As children grow up they usually find it easier to get along and relate to each other in rewarding ways.

Poems To Brothers from Sisters and Brothers

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  1. I Miss You, My Little Bro

    • By Misty D. Crawford
    • Published: February 2006

    I love you and I wish you were home.
    It hurts me to think you're so alone.
    It's not the same without you here.
    Why you did what you did is still unclear.

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    I know I may not have a little brother, but it hurts me to see that my older brother is in jail. I won't see him for 7 years. Seven years is a long time. You can do a lot of things in that...

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  3. My Big Brother Off to The Army

    • By Terri L. Brewer
    • Published: February 2006

    You've always been here for me,
    But now you are about to leave.
    I know we fuss and fight,
    But I love you with all my might....

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    I'm 12 and my brother is 22. He joined when I was only 6. People try and help with my depression and anxiety, but when they say they know what I'm going through they really don't. He's...

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  4. Autism Within My Brother

    • By Anna Hall
    • Published: January 2015
    Poem Of A Teenager's Struggle

    Inseparable.
    Partner in crime.
    Together forever.
    A lemon and lime

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    This poem was amazing. I loved it, thank you. I will always love your poems.

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  6. Losing Touch With A Brother

    • By Breanna Burrage
    • Published: March 2008

    A brother is not some boy who is close to you.
    A brother is a best friend.
    He may be older, he may be younger,
    But no matter what, he is your best friend.

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    So true, Breanna. I have two brothers and they are my friends and strong connection to life. One is my older brother and one is my baby brother. They are both good, good men. We have each...

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  7. I Remember

    • By Jerry Krause Sr.
    • Published: February 2006

    I remember a time in youth
    Brothers, best friends, together always.
    Fishing, and baseball, - oh those were the days.
    ...

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    Two month before I've lost my younger brother. He was my hero. I still remember the good and bad time we spend together. We are all missing you brother, love you.

  8. I Miss

    • By Salena A. Hayes
    • Published: February 2006
    Missing Your Brother Poem

    I miss you,
    I miss the loud music coming
    from your room,
    I miss the warmth of knowing...

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    My brother died today 2/8/18. I miss him so much. Even though he was disabled, he was my world. Miss you, big bro.

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  10. Proud To Call You A True Brother

    • By Slim Deuce
    • Published: February 2006

    Every morning as I wake up I think of you,
    as the hero that came into my life.
    More and more you appeared to me when I was in strife.
    Afraid I could not live without you in my life....

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    This is a really nice poem. From early childhood, I wanted an elder brother, which was impossible. Many times I fought my mom and dad for an elder brother. When I grew up, I started...

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  11. My Brother Is Always By My Side

    • By Lisa Gardner
    • Published: February 2009

    "If there wasn't anything, there wouldn't be anything", my brother said to me.
    Such a deep thought for a young boy.
    It sounds pretty simple, but it is very complicated.
    You see...If there wasn't a brother, I wouldn't be sister....

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    My little brother was 11 months younger than me. My almost twin, I called him. In 2014 he was hit by an oilfield dump truck. That day he took a piece of me with him. My brother always told me...

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  12. Tears

    • By Margaret A. Collins
    • Published: February 2006

    I saw my brother cry today.
    He seemed five years old
    It did not seem to me that he was six feet tall.
    He lost a thing he treasured,...

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    Beautiful...Thank you for sharing this wonderful poem!

  13. Dear Brother

    • By Shirley Rodriguez
    • Published: December 2007
    Reconnecting With Brother

    I have searched for many years,
    Lived through tunnels of tears,
    Reminiscing in what could have been,
    The hero I always saw within.

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    This poem brought tears to my eyes. I've waited 40 years to finally meet my amazing brother, and in a few months time he will be giving me away at my wedding.

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