Top 100 Poems About: MOTHER

In this page, poems on / about “mother” are listed.
  • 1.
    Mother To Son

    Well, son, I'll tell you:
    Life for me ain't been no crystal stair.
    It's had tacks in it,
    And splinters, read more »

    Langston Hughes
  • 2.
    The Mother

    Your children grow from you apart,
    Afar and still afar;
    And yet it should rejoice your heart
    To see how glad they are; read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 3.
    Ah, Woe Is Me, My Mother Dear

    Ah, woe is me, my mother dear!
    A man of strife ye've born me:
    For sair contention I maun bear; read more »

    Robert Burns
  • 4.
    The Mother

    Abortions will not let you forget.
    You remember the children you got that you did not get,
    The damp small pulps with a little or with no hair,
    The singers and workers that never handled the air. read more »

    Gwendolyn Brooks
  • 5.
    The Negro Mother

    Children, I come back today
    To tell you a story of the long dark way
    That I had to climb, that I had to know
    In order that the race might live and grow. read more »

    Langston Hughes
  • 6.
    A Prayer For A Mother's Birthday

    Lord Jesus, Thou hast known
    A mother's love and tender care:
    And Thou wilt hear, while for my own
    Mother most dear I make this birthday prayer. read more »

    Henry Van Dyke
  • 7.
    Rock Me To Sleep

    Backward, turn backward, O time, in your flight;
    Make me a child again, just for tonight!
    Mother, come back from that echoless shore; read more »

    Elizabeth Akers Allen
  • 8.
    Mother O' Mine

    If I were hanged on the highest hill,
    Mother o’ mine, O mother o’ mine!
    I know whose love would follow me still,
    Mother o’ mine, O mother o’ mine! read more »

    Rudyard Kipling
  • 9.
    To My Mother

    To-day's your natal day,
    Sweet flowers I bring;
    Mother, accept, I pray, read more »

    Christina Georgina Rossetti
  • 10.
    To My Mother

    Because I feel that, in the Heavens above,
    The angels, whispering to one another,
    Can find, among their burning terms of love,
    None so devotional as that of "Mother," read more »

    Edgar Allan Poe
  • 11.
    Sonnets Are Full Of Love

    Sonnets are full of love, and this my tome
    Has many sonnets: so here now shall be
    One sonnet more, a love sonnet, from me read more »

    Christina Georgina Rossetti
  • 12.
    To My Mother

    You too, my mother, read my rhymes
    For love of unforgotten times, read more »

    Robert Louis Stevenson
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