My Father

My Father

A Poem by WriterSki7

A poem I wrote to my dad after a heated arguement. Doubt this crap's worth reading but might as well put it up on Writerscafe since everybody seems to like the stuff so much . . .



A man of esteem, a man on the rise.

A man of hope, and of sacrifice.

A man of relationships, a man of love.

A man of heart and a man of devotion.

A Righteous man, albeit a man with fault.

A man who understands, and a man who talks.

A man of the future, yet a man of the past.

A man of great courage, yet a man I call Dad.

We don’t see eye to eye, we hardly get along.

Yet with every sun rise, he welcomes me into his home.

A man of deserving pride, a man of great stature.

A man of service, and a man who tries.

A man of the Ages, yet a man I call Dad.

I know we hardly get along

I know we often disagree

But with every sunrise, I know

He’s a man who loves me.


© 2010 WriterSki7

Author's Note

~_~ Just another dose of emotional crap. I only care about reveiws when people read my books. I don't give a damn what you say about my poetry*

Updated. I cannot stand gramatical errors on so small a piece.

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Great write dear :) Loved the sentiments which flow throughout your narration.
I don't find this is emotional crap - this your understanding and relation which you built with you father with time and maturity.

Loved it :)
Singh :)

Posted 4 Years Ago

Well although you may or may not care- I liked it. The ending really closed it off, I also like how it's specifically about your dad. It's sweet.

Posted 6 Years Ago

A very sentimental write. It really does shows the love you have for your dad.
My favorite line being "A man of the future, yet a man of the past. "
Nicely describes him for a forward thinking person whom we can find the future(hard to find at the current time)...

Nicely written. Thanks for sharing.

Posted 6 Years Ago

aww this one really touched father raised me with the help of his mother...if it werent for him and his love for me, i could very well be dead

Posted 7 Years Ago

i really like this. i just got the chance to glance at your page (okay, so maybe i'm gallery-stalking people a bit. XD i need a good read.) but anyway. i read this and i really liked it. it made me think of my dad. (: way to go.

Posted 7 Years Ago

I Love This,
I totally agree on you on what you said about father
Nice Written!!

Posted 7 Years Ago

haha.. reading this on father's day..
our dad's are special neways.. so ur poem is not a crap, but displays your feelings about your dad..
good piece..

Posted 7 Years Ago

i like it

Posted 7 Years Ago

I think this was very nice. I don't always get along with my Dad either, but this was nice. Thanks for sharing. :)

Posted 7 Years Ago

Cool...! I didn't leave any comments due to the way you express your self.. in this little box.. my review is not important.. so I won't leave you any

Posted 7 Years Ago

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Added on April 4, 2010
Last Updated on April 19, 2010
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