Mother Poems

Poems for Moms

The bond that a child develops with his mother can never be severed. You grew as an organism inside her for nine months. She carried you and sustained you, sharing her sustenance with you through your umbilical cord. When you are born the cord is severed. It is never severed in her heart. That bond lasts forever. As we grow up we become our own people and may come to forget that woman who nurtured and loved us. But remember this, she will never forget you and never stop loving you.

Poems about Mothers

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  1. Her Hands

    • By Maggie Pittman
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About All A Mother Does

    Her hands held me gently from the day I took my first breath.
    Her hands helped to guide me as I took my first step.
    Her hands held me close when the tears would start to fall.
    Her hands were quick to show me that she would take care of it all.

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    This poem greatly touched my heart. Because of this, I was encouraged to use my hands to do good and beneficial things instead of bad and to-the-hell things. So thank you for the author of...

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  3. God's Special Creation

    Spiritual Influence Of A Mother

    The hand that rocks the cradle
    also makes the house a home.
    It is the prayers of the mother
    that keeps the family strong.

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    This is beautifully expressed. The introductory lines carry so much truth to keep one pressing on to the end. I love this.

  4. All You Are To Me

    • By Jessie Sanders
    • Published: May 2015
    Inspiring Words For A Mother

    Thank you, Mom...
    for the love, strength, and care,
    for in this world that is quite rare.
    For being my guardian and my guide

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    Beautiful poem. I love it. I can tell you wrote this poem from your heart.

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  6. A Poem For Mom

    • By Champagne S. Baker
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Everything A Mom Is

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    You are the sunlight in my day.
    You are the moon I see far away.
    You are the tree I lean upon.
    You are the one that makes troubles be gone.

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    I am the author of this piece. I wrote it for my mother so many years ago for school. I had no idea it was published here or that it had had such a powerful effect. I'm honored. It's been a...

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  7. Especially For You, Mom

    • By Travis J. Harris
    • Published: February 2006

    I'm writing this poem for you, Mom,
    because I want this poem to be
    my own special way of showing you
    how much you mean to me.

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    This poem paints an exact picture of my relationship with my mother. I left home when I was about 16 years old and never went back. I was even homeless at one point after leaving home. My mom...

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  8. A Mother's Love Is True Love

    • By Leotha Brown II
    • Published: February 2006

    A mother's love is a wonderful love packaged from heaven with special care.
    A mother's love is like no other love that you can compare.
    A mother's love is purified by angels and flows directly from her soul.
    A mother's love is justified by God, and by his hands he created the mold.

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    Roses are red, violets are blue, hugs and kisses from me to you. I love you, I love you, hug me and kiss me that all I want I love you.

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  10. The Mothering Job

    • By Marian N. Kehrley
    • Published: February 2006

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    I watched my Mom fill out an application.
    I looked at the line that asks about past professions.
    I thought to myself, that space is too small
    To write down what she's been, to cover it all.

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    Hi Marian, thanks for your poem. Yes, mothers are special; that's for sure. I'm fortunate to have had mine, but it makes one think of the disadvantages those people who do not have a loving,...

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  11. What I Would Do For You

    Mother's Dedication To Her Child

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    I would do just about anything you'd ask,
    For you there's nothing I wouldn't do, there's no such task.

    I would walk without my shoes to the end of the Earth,

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    As a mom we work our bottoms off to be able to provide all that you need in life. As a daughter I know how we can"hate" our moms from time to time. But I promise you we as mother's love our...

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  12. Mother Unlike Any Other

    • By Brittany
    • Published: May 2015
    Poem About A Great Mother

    My dear mother unlike any other,

    You taught me how to walk,
    And you taught me how to talk.

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    My mother is my bus driver. She has always been there for me & when she can't be there for me, I always have my other relatives. I love her & my relatives with all my heart!

  13. My God Daughter

    • By Rebecca L. Martell
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Being A Godmother

    The day I was asked
    if I would feel blessed
    to accept responsibility
    of a lifetime request....

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    This poem has touched my heart in so many ways. When my best friend found she was pregnant, she asked me if I would do the honor of being her child's godmother. That day I was very blessed...

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