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Some poems appropriate for a father's funeral include "Irish Blessing," "That Man is a Success" by Ralph Waldo Emerson and "Goodbye to My Dad," written by Debra Marie Stratton-VanBuskirk. These poems are short enough to ... More »

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One example of a motivational poem is "Success" by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Another example is "Climb 'Til Your Dream Comes True" by Helen Steiner Rice. More »

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Examples of poems about friendship include "On Friendship" by Kahlil Gibran and "The Glory of Friendship" by Ralph Waldo Emerson. "A Golden Chain" is another poem about friendship by Helen Steiner Rice. More »

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Famous sad poems that may make people cry include "Mirror" by Sylvia Plath, "The Man He Killed" by Thomas Hardy, "The Sick Rose" by William Blake and "Alone" by Edgar Allen Poe. Poe wrote numerous other sad poems, such a... More »

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Some good anniversary poems are "To My Dear and Loving Husband" by Anne Bradstreet, "Man and Wife" by Robert Lowell, "Anniversary" by Louise Gluck, "Couple Sharing a Peach" by Molly Peacock, "Earth Tremors Felt in Missou... More »

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Some famous alliteration poems that can be interesting for teens to read include "The Raven," by Edgar Allen Poe, and "Lincoln, Man of the People," by Edwin Markham. These poems feature some words that begin with similar... More »

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Some of the best funeral poems are W.H. Auden's "Funeral Blues," Mary Elizabeth Frye's "Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep" and Christina Rossetti's "Remember." These three poems illustrate both the devastation of death a... More »

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