Father’s Day Poems


“The Gift” by Li-Young Lee

To pull the metal splinter from my palm
my father recited a story in a low voice.

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“Those Winter Sundays” by Robert Hayden

Sundays too my father got up early
and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold

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“In Dreams” by Kim Addonizio

After eighteen years there’s no real grief left
for the man who was my father.

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