Loving Poems about Family

Family Poems about Relationships

Our family is the proverbial egg that we were hatched from. Everything about who we are, both our nature and nurture comes from our family. Often in western society, we stray far from our family and may not talk to them for years at a time. We may feel that we have nothing in common with them. We may choose to run away from our roots because they are too painful to face. Ultimately however, our past holds the key to our future. If we do not face where we come from, we will have difficulty understanding our present and future.

Poems about the Importance of Family

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  1. The Stick-Together Families

    The stick-together families are happier by far
    Than the brothers and the sisters who take separate highways are.
    The gladdest people living are the wholesome folks who make
    A circle at the fireside that no power but death can break.

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    I was trying to come up with something to post on Facebook so my 2 sons could read it. They're 27 & 29 years old, and we're very close. I wanted to say something about family that would touch...

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  3. Life's Scars

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    They say the world is round, and yet
    I often think it square,
    So many little hurts we get
    From corners here and there.

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  4. A Tribute To Family

    • By Michelle A. Moran
    • Published: February 2006
    Thank You Poem From Family To Parents

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    I don't know when it started,
    Or how it all began,
    But God created families,
    As only our Lord can.

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    This poem reminds me of my mom's side of the family and my dad's side. We love each other and we're glad that God put us together.

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  6. A Snowflake Falls

    • By Ruth Adams
    • Published: February 2006
    Importance Of Staying Connected With Family And Friends

    One night I saw a snowflake fall,
    Past memories it did recall,

    And as the snow fell to the ground,

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    Great style, honest writing. I love it! This hit close to home for me and made me think... plus, my nickname's Snowflake, so that's perfect. Thank you very much, and please keep sharing your...

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  7. Riches

    • By Jeanne D. Rhein
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About A Loving Family Eating Together

    They say that times were tough then
    That money was very tight
    But I remember my childhood
    And I know that can't be right...

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    It was a very good poem. It reminded me of my childhood. When we did not have much money but we had eggs from our chicken's house. We have plenty of fruits and vegetables and...

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  8. The Lonely Pipes Of Scotland

    Tradition Poem

    I've heard the lonely pipes of Scotland,
    Many times in my dreams,
    I've seen the land of my ancestors,
    Clearly, it seems....

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  10. I'm Latino Proud

    • By Janie Garcia
    • Published: February 2006

    I was born
    into this race
    I'm Latino Proud
    And it shows on my face

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  11. My Equator...The Center Of The World

    • By Jackie D. Karp
    • Published: February 2006

    You are the meaning of strength
    at its highest peak.
    You have courage
    when the rest of us are weak....

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    I'm a person who has a big heart and always wants to read a poem. I am always inspired when I read any kind of poetry, and I hope someday I will be the one who can inspire others too.

  12. Inside Of Me

    • By Marianne Waters
    • Published: February 2006
    Pain Of The World

    If you could see inside of me
    I wonder what you'd think.
    Would you ask the question,
    Oh how can this be?...

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  13. The Power Of Family

    • By Antony Smith
    • Published: February 2006

    Family is
    heaven sent from our father above,
    bonded by the power of love.
    No matter what, family has each other's backs

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    My mother-in-law passed in May 2010. My husband is the executor of the estate, the eldest of 5. He can do no right, everything wrong. The family has lost sight of human values and feelings....

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