Home Poems

Poetry about Home

"Home is the place when you go there, they have to take you in." In western society, most people move away from their family of origin. In spite of this fact, it is good to know that the home of your youth is still there. It is nice to know that our parents are still living there, and that your bedroom is just as you left it. This provides a certain of stability as you struggle to build your own house and home. Eventually it is likely that your parents will sell the family home and begin their retirement years. You may feel that that the home that you have established has fully become your real home.

Poems about Family Tradition, Values and Culture


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  1. A Rainbow's Beginning

    • By Laurie Tuttell
    • Published: June 2008
    Appreciate Loved Ones While They're Here Poem

    "The phone's for you," I heard a voice say,
    Why is my heart hurting?

    "Your momma is gone"...

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    • Rating 4.50
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  3. I Am From

    Poem About Things That Make Us Who We Are

    I am from the love of my family.
    I am from my mom, my dad, my grandmother, and my grandfather.

    I am from sweet baked cakes, homemade cornbread, and all the smells of the world....

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  4. Weekend In Cuero

    • By Leland Parker
    • Published: July 2010
    Poem About Joy Visiting Childhood Home

    Drivin' around to the back of the house,
    Gettin' out, walkin' in, almost unannounced...

    The TV's are on and so are Mother's beans,...

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  6. I Am From

    • By Kaci Rutschilling
    • Published: November 1, 2016
    Proud Of My Roots

    I am from Vine,
    From an oval table and a wraparound countertop.
    I am from a red rustic brick house and green shutters.
    I am from the rose bush,

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    • Rating 4.33
  7. Where I'm From

    • By Tim J. Bellendir
    • Published: October 24, 2016
    Poem About My Roots

    I'm from rifles,
    From footballs and shotguns.
    I'm from the dirt and grass on my farm,
    From the four wheeler that I can still remember

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    • Rating 4.29
  8. Home Away From Home

    • By Terry Wheeler
    • Published: February 2006
    Memories Of Grandma And Grandpa Poem

    I remember when we were little kids and
    would stay at grandma and grandpa's
    house all night.

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    • Rating 4.19
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  10. At The End Of The Rainbow

    • By Kathy Lesley
    • Published: May 2011
    Poem About Treasuring Family

    After a terrible rainstorm
    In the sky, I saw a rainbow.
    All the bright, beautiful colors made me feel so warm
    As they dipped down so low....

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    • Rating 4.11
  11. Little One

    • By Audrea Harvey
    • Published: February 2006
    Advice For Life Poem

    This is a letter to you to prepare you for life.
    You have a beautiful mommy and a hard working daddy....

    Advice For Life Poem, Little One

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    • Rating 4.10
  12. About My Family

    • By Betty Jean Henderson-McQuarters-Young
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About The Value Of A Family

    God gave me a family on Earth,
    This family is just what you see,
    Dysfunctional as any family could ever be.
    You know, families aren't meant to be perfect,

    Poem About The Value Of A Family, About My Family

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    • Rating 4.04
  13. Home Is Home

    • By AmNat789
    • Published: August 21, 2016
    The Warmth Of Home

    With roaring wind and crushing tides,
    All alone and cold in the wild.
    There's no need to be alone,
    For a place of love and happiness abide,

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    • Rating 4.00

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