Father's Day Poems

Poems Celebrating Dad and Father's Day

Father's Day is not as respected and popularly observed as Mother's Day. There is a simple reason for this. Although almost everyone has difficult issues with their mothers, there is no doubt as to their mother's love. The same is not true for fathers. Because men have a more difficult time expressing their feelings to their children, many children go through life with the mistaken notion that their fathers don't love them. This is a tragedy because fathers generally love their children dearly and often work long hours so that they can raise their children in comfort.

Father's Day Poems

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Father's Day 2017 is Sunday, June 18

Poems for Father's Day


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  1. Father's Day In Heaven

    Poem About Love For A Deceased Father

    I love you and I miss you, Dad,
    and though you've passed away,
    you'll never be forgotten,
    for I think of you each day.

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  3. My Dad

    • By Disarae G. Kuhn
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem For Dad In Heaven

    I know this man
    Who is dear to my heart
    Suddenly one day
    It was torn all apart...

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  4. Memories Of My Dad

    Poem About Dad Being a Hero

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

    Poem About Dad Being a Hero, Memories Of My Dad

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  6. In Her Eyes

    • By Michelle W. Emerson
    • Published: February 2006
    Special Love Between Father And Daughter

    The depth of a father's love shows in his daughter's eyes.
    What's known is what's shown from sunset to sunrise.
    A foundation built on more than just what is spoken.
    It's commitments kept and promises that go unbroken.

    Special Love Between Father And Daughter, In Her Eyes

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    • Rating 4.44
  7. My Blessing In Life

    • By Jessica L. Newsome
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem For Husband From Wife

    Every morning I wake up and see
    The most handsome man lying next to me.
    He's the one I cherish and love,
    A blessing sent from Heaven above.

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    • Rating 4.42
  8. Father

    • By Jennifer S. Williams
    • Published: February 2006
    Rhyming Fathers Day Poem

    When I scratched my knee,
    Or if I bumped my head.
    When I was afraid of the dark,
    Or that thing under my bed....

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    • Rating 4.41
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  10. Special Hero

    • By Christina M. Kerschen
    • Published: February 2006

    When I was a baby,
    you would hold me in your arms.
    I felt the love and tenderness,
    keeping me safe from harm....

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    • Rating 4.41
  11. Wish You Were Here

    Missing My Dad

    Three months have passed
    I'll never forget the day
    Someone rang to tell me
    That you'd gone away

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  12. What My Father-In-Law Means To Me

    • By Candi Dudley
    • Published: June 2008
    Father-in-Law Father's Day Poem

    If I had to do my life over
    I'd chose you to be my dad.
    I love you and honor you:
    You take all of my sorrows away....

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    • Votes 547
    • Rating 4.37
  13. What Is A Dad?

    Father's Day Poem For An Adopted Dad

    A Dad is patient, helpful, and strong
    He is there by your side when things go wrong
    He's someone who guides you to do the right thing
    And helps you solve problems that life sometimes brings...

    Father's Day Poem For An Adopted Dad, What Is A Dad?

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