The Stick-Together Families By Edgar Guest

The Stick-Together Families By Edgar Guest The stick-together families are happier by far Than the brothers and the sisters who take separate highways are. The gladdest people living are the wholesome folks who make A circle at the fireside that no power but death can break. And the finest of conventions ever held beneath the […]

Life’s Scars By Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Life’s Scars By Ella Wheeler Wilcox They say the world is round, and yet I often think it square, So many little hurts we get From corners here and there. But one great truth in life I’ve found, While journeying to the West- The only folks who really wound Are those we love the best. […]

A Family Is Like A Circle By Nicole M. O’Neil

A Family Is Like A Circle By Nicole M. O’Neil A family is like a circle. The connection never ends, and even if at times it breaks, in time it always mends. A family is like the stars. Somehow they’re always there. Families are those who help, who support and always care. A family is […]

I Love You All, My Family By Shayla S. Randolph

I Love You All, My Family By Shayla S. Randolph When monsters lurked beneath my bed And scary dreams ran through my head, When thunder growled those sounds I dread, There you were, My father. When scuffed up knees made me cry, Soft hankies wiped my sad eyes dry, Coaxing me each time I tried. […]

A Snowflake Falls By Ruth Adams

A Snowflake Falls By Ruth Adams One night I saw a snowflake fall. Past memories it did recall. And as the snow fell to the ground, So quietly without a sound, I watched until a blanket made, To glistening white – brown earth did fade. An untouched cover until the dawn. The sun arose; it […]

An Ocean Of Memories By Kimberly L. Briones

An Ocean Of Memories By Kimberly L. Briones My family is the ocean around us. My father is the hurricane, knocking anything and everybody out of his path. My mother is the sunshine after the storm (my father), clearing and calming everything else. My oldest brother is the sand, kicked and blown away by my […]

Brother And Sister By George Eliot

Brother And Sister By George Eliot I. I cannot choose but think upon the time When our two lives grew like two buds that kiss At lightest thrill from the bee’s swinging chime, Because the one so near the other is. He was the elder and a little man Of forty inches, bound to show […]

Family Matters By Martha Anderson

Family Matters By Martha Anderson How often do we push aside The thought to make a call To just one family member Who we rarely see at all? Do we know if they are doing well Or married still? Do we know if someone close to them Is sick or very ill? Are we concerned […]

The Power Of Family By Antony Smith

The Power Of Family By Antony Smith Family is heaven sent from our father above, bonded by the power of love. No matter what, family has each other’s backs when push comes to shove. Family is understanding, never demanding, all for one and one for all. I will never leave you alone standing. Family is […]

To My Family With Love By Anna C. Butler

To My Family With Love By Anna C. Butler The love of this family can show the work of God To prevail over our weakest of moments To lend a hand or mend a broken heart. To cry or laugh with one another shall always be Embraced with open arms and a smiling face. Times […]