Parent Poems

Poems for Parents and Poems about Parents

Parents are the unsung heroes of every person that has ever done anything great. Think about the people that you most admire in your life. Do you attribute any of their greatness to the people that raised them? Often, we do not even think about the fact that there were most likely two people who were most influential in making a person who they are. Of course I am referring to his or her parents. If a person is great, remember that greatness is not achieved in a vacuum. There were people who sowed the seeds of greatness.

Parent Child Poems


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  1. Lessons For Living

    Teaching Our Children

    I see you looking at your children,
    Wondering what their lives will be.
    If you verify some answers
    Then their future you might see.

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    I loved this poem. The list of things that should be given to our children to have an amazing journey through this life, it's all here! This poem contains so much wisdom! Beautifully written....

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  3. To Whom It My Concern

    • By Alexis
    • Published: September 2013
    Letter To Parents I'm A Failure

    My heart continues to cry out!
    My mind has over a hundred voices
    I just want Everything to stop in the tracks
    I wish not see Somebody or anybody suffer because of me....

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    Alexis, each line of this point hit me in the heart like a punch. I too have felt the same way for a long time...that without me in the way, without having to still support a bird that should...

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  4. Essence Of Broken

    • By Tiani Apao
    • Published: July 2011
    When Parents Don't Care

    Jaded is the essence of being broken
    The pain in your heart
    And the words unspoken
    The nights you cry...

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  6. Parents

    • By Amanda
    • Published: July 2011
    Poem About What A Parent Should Be

    Parents wipe away tears
    They ease their child's fears
    They have unconditional love
    Their babies their blessing sent from above...

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  7. I'd Be With You Rather

    • By Asheesh P
    • Published: May 2010
    No One Flies Over Papa's Nest

    Sugarcane Juice, Bread and Jam,
    The Winter Chill, how I miss them,
    A hundred memories, an endless tale,
    Your deeds never dull, your love never pale....

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  8. A Tribute To Parents

    30th Anniversary Tribute To Parents

    There was a time when you held my hand,
    You gave me strength to stand.

    When I would cry and be up all night,

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  10. The Heart Of Mothers And Fathers

    Mother Father Poems


    A mother's heart is the key
    The key to success
    A mother's heart is a ribbon
    That ties your future together...

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    Time what a time it was! When I was a kid. I walked, ran without any fear of anything. Life what a life it was! When I was a kid.

  11. Why

    • By Nicole
    • Published: June 2008
    Do My Parents Love Me


    I'm scared right now,
    I don't know what to do....

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  12. Blue

    • By Brian A. Haycock
    • Published: February 2006
    The Gift Of Sight

    She was born pink and soft with all of her toes
    She had my eyes and her mothers nose
    She cried for a moment and then settled down
    The angel of my life with hair of brown...

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    Yeah, you're right that a father loves his daughter very much. Yes, the poem is very good.

  13. A Parent's Heart

    • By Ann T. Tran
    • Published: February 2006

    When you feel like breaking down or crashing in,
    Who do you turn to, to forgive your sin?
    When you cried your lonely tears,
    Who will be there to fight your fears?

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    God bless you. I believe your son is up there looking down and watching over you. God has done miracles in my and my family's life, and love always finds a way. I pray that you will see God's...

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