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.

Father Son Poems & Father Daughter Poems

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  1. Family Circle

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

    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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    • Votes 651
    • Rating 4.52
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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!

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  3. My Dad

    Telling A Story About My Dad

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    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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    • Votes 581
    • Rating 4.52
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  4. Tears In My Daddy's Eyes

    • By Unknown Mystery
    • Published: June 2015
    The Special Bond Between Father And Daughter

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    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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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 449
    • Favorited 12
    • Votes 571
    • Rating 4.52
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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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  6. My Father, My Friend

    Appreciation For Dad

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    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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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 1246
    • Favorited 29
    • Votes 562
    • Rating 4.51
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    I love this poem. I appreciate the writer a lot. Thanks for this beautiful poem.

  7. My Dad

    • By Michael Macdonald
    • Published: June 18, 2017
    Father Teaching Son How To Be A Man

    He wasn't faster than a speeding bullet,
    but he was quick to come to my defense.
    Unable to leap tall buildings,
    but could lift my spirits when life didn't make sense.

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    • Shares 152
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 73
    • Rating 4.49
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  8. Memories Of My Dad

    Poem About Dad Being A Hero

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

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    • Stories 4
    • Shares 356
    • Favorited 21
    • Votes 931
    • Rating 4.48
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    Wow, what a beautiful poem. I can tell this poem came from your heart. This poem touched me.

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  10. Silent, Strong Dad

    • By Karen K. Boyer
    • Published: February 2006

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    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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    • Stories 24
    • Shares 2817
    • Favorited 32
    • Votes 2381
    • Rating 4.46
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    This poem is so PERFECT for my Dad who just passed away. I changed some of the words to the past tense, but my Mom used it for my Daddy's service with a note that said it was an adaptation...

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  11. Hey Daddy Please Come Back

    • By Jesse-Ryan G. Debenport
    • Published: February 2006

    Hey Daddy,

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

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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 47
    • Favorited 6
    • Votes 380
    • Rating 4.44
    Latest Shared Story

    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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  12. My Daddy

    Dad Poem From Daughter

    I sit and look back to how far I can remember,
    And you are always there next to me.
    Each and everyday you were helping me grow up,
    And making me be the best that I can be.

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    • Stories 5
    • Shares 523
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 1066
    • Rating 4.44
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    I really loved this poem its very touching and helpful because my dads not here but he is always in my heart. It helps me when he's gone.

  13. Though I'm Gone I Feel Your Love

    • By Steven M. Hollifield
    • Published: February 2006

    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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    • Stories 16
    • Shares 119
    • Favorited 2
    • Votes 413
    • Rating 4.43
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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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