Treasure Island

Manager Poet

(Nashville, TN)

Being a Dad


Being a dad, like a mom, sometimes can be a chore.
Often there are circumstances that he cannot ignore.
Dadhood is a calling and it is not always by choice.
When you find yourself in a dad moment, just rejoice.
You see, life is too short not to give your kids your best.
Dads around the world know exactly what I suggest.
Look in their eyes and you will see the hope of our future.
Whether you're single or married, your love is a suture.
Spending time with your children will help them grow.
But don’t forget your own Dad's land while you sow.

Submitted: Wednesday, February 27, 2008
Edited: Sunday, April 19, 2009

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  • Scott Austin (2/27/2008 10:01:00 PM)

    This is a great piece of wisdom that you are passing along to us all, thank you for sharing your thoughts with us.

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