Son Poems

Father To Son Poems

The relationship of a son towards both his parents is very complex. A son will likely feel a close bond with his mother, yet see his father as an adversary and competitor. When a son sees how his father interacts with his mother he will either attempt to model his father's behavior or reject his father's example of relationships with women. From the parents' point of view, having a son can be one of the greatest joys they will ever experience but also one of the greatest challenges. Balancing the need to offer freedom to your son while placing appropriate boundaries may be an area of contention.

Mother To Son Poems

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  1. I Hope You Know How Much I Love You

    • By Rita Luna
    • Published: February 2006
    Mother To Son Poem

    To My Son,
    I hope you know how much I love you so.
    I might embarrass you from time to time
    By giving lots of love and needless kisses,

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    You are NOT alone. Hold onto hope. Find peace in your heart. I lost 15 years and 3 weeks with my son. No contact, minimal updates. I was on a bad path, sent my son to his father (I wanted...

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  3. The Responsibility Of Fatherhood

    BEFORE you came, my little lad,
    I used to think that I was good,
    Some vicious habits, too, I had,
    But wouldn't change them if I could.

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  4. A Father To His Son

    A father sees his son nearing manhood.
    What shall he tell that son?
    "Life is hard; be steel; be a rock."
    And this might stand him for the storms

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  6. Grandpa's Lesson

    • By Randall W. West
    • Published: August 2, 2020
    Grandpa's Lesson About Losing

    Though Grandpa was a quiet man, he taught his lessons well.
    He showed me ways to understand with stories I still tell.

    The first time I had lost a game, he told me what to do.

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  7. Never Unsaid

    Love For My Son Poem

    I never want this to go unsaid,
    So here in this poem is for it to be said.
    There are no words to express how much you mean to me,
    A son like you, I thought could never be.

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    I'll never forget the day I found out I was going to be a mommy. I was scared to death since I was only 16. I didn't know the first thing about being a mother. Then all that fear went away. I...

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  8. Boys

    Poem About The Adventures Of Little Boys

    Bullseyes and targets, marbles and darts.
    Little green bugs and bicycle parts.
    Frogs in their pockets, worms in their shirt.
    A boy is a boy for all he is worth.

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  10. A Father's Love

    Promising Son To Protect Him From Child Abuse

    You came to the world,
    On a God blessed night.
    Your limbs were all there,
    Your heart beat just right.

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  11. Little Boys

    • By Anuradha Dev
    • Published: February 2014

    Picture

    Little boys
    Everyone said Boys are difficult.
    They are alien creatures,
    Difficult to manage

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    Nice. Written about boys. I wish I had boys because I grew up with girls and I have two girls.

  12. Through My Eyes

    Poem About My Special Needs Son

    Picture

    Through my eyes
    All I see
    Is a perfect little boy
    Staring back at me

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    A poem of profound love, insight, dedication and patience, Steph. Mothers frequently bring out the best in us. All the best to you and your son. Kind regards, Paul.

  13. My Little Boy

    • By Sabrina A. Hernandez
    • Published: February 2006

    No amount of gold could ever compare to the gift of love that my son shares.
    I've been blind and I couldn't see that all the love I've wanted is right here in front of me.
    He gives me reason to get through another day.
    Maybe it's how he loves me in his special little way.

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    A newborn in my life that God has chosen for me! Oh my God a 7lb 3 once bundle of joy, this child, this blessing that the Lord has sent to me! The most precious of time, sleeping on my...

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