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Short Child Poems | Short Child Poetry

Short Child Poems. These are the most popular short poems on or about Child by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for Child short poems by poem length and keyword.

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Short Poems
Short Child poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details |

Christmas

a manger
a star
a child


Short Child poem by Sierra Arnold| Details |

Mother

Drunk
Whore
Bully
Child
Mooch


Short Child poem by Ramesh Anand| Details |

Xylophone

Xylophone
my child names
the colours


Short Child poem by karen croft| Details |

my husband

man child
unable to mature
lost in his toys


Short Child poem by Ellen Fahey| Details |

God's Lullabye

Simply be, My child.

Simply, be My child.


Short Child poem by Brian Strand| Details |

NAIF (as a child)

A
style
of art
as distinct
as a finger..print


Short Child poem by Charles Henderson| Details |

wine

wine –
love
child

a three syllable for Chris


Short Child poem by Pushpa Palanchoke| Details |

Mother

cut her into half,
you'll know-
'whose child is he?'


Short Child poem by HONESTY OIMBO| Details |

the world

the world is  a child playing with a balloon on thorns


Short Child poem by Veronica Joseph| Details |

Wait

a flutter
a turn
your child grows within me
we wait


Short Child poem by leah ross| Details |

Within everyone lays

A scared child
A heart of gold
The spirit of buddha


Short Child poem by Robert Heemstra| Details |

Stuttering to Poetry

a sidewalk poet
stuttering child’s dream
poetry the cure


Short Child poem by S.Jagathsimhan Nair| Details |

Child

CHILD

A
Child like
A  raffle
Is a thing of
Hope.


Short Child poem by Susan Mills| Details |

Yellow Chakra

animal kingdom
a solar plexus child
joy-- yellow chakra


Short Child poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details |

kill not sweet child

kill not

sweet child

that blood

will sour

the soul




Short Child poem by Rhia Madison Thomer| Details |

Invisible Children

I am a child,
an invisible child.
You don't know me, sir.


Short Child poem by Ann Roske| Details |

Weed Becomes a Flower

dandelions
freshly picked by a child
become a precious flower


Short Child poem by Brian Strand| Details |

BOUQUET OF WORDS

From
the lips 
of a child-
your house smells of
love.


Short Child poem by kash poet| Details |

child's first toddle

your mild nudge
made me open my eyes....
child's first toddle


Short Child poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details |

the bundled child

the bundled child
wiggles in the shop's heat --
a shattered cup


Short Child poem by Peter Dorr| Details |

A Child's Puzzle Answered


                      Because it wanted to go to the library!


Short Child poem by Doris Culverhouse| Details |

Leaf Piles

brown garden
mulching leaves replenish
child laughs and jumps


Short Child poem by Mark Goodson| Details |

Smoker

A saturated room
A cancerous smoke blower
Killer of my child


Short Child poem by Ed Ebbs| Details |

Reflections of Life

A lake reflects life 
A mother holds her child 
A new reflection


Short Child poem by Gregory Golden| Details |

Fresh Eyes Waiting

Fresh eyes of
This cosmos, waiting
For every child, being born


Short Child poem by Sue Mason| Details |

Women

Sister feline child
voices that bellow with joy
women celebrate


Short Child poem by Rachel Mayolo| Details |

A Haiku

A frog unaware
sunning itself in silence
beware the child’s hand


Short Child poem by Melissa Ross| Details |

Offspring

One day I will birth a child
It will grow, run loose and wild.


Short Child poem by Toquyen Harrell| Details |

My very own

You are My doings
You are My work
My very own child
You
Love
Lord


Short Child poem by harry horsman| Details |

Born Equal

When a child is born
Innocence personified...
Only life corrupts.


Short Child poem by chris bowen| Details |

thoughts and instructions after

knew of her,sorta
acted wrongly.ageless child
after a while,come


Short Child poem by Cathy Ncube| Details |

Lost Forever

Casey Anthony--
found not guilty, yet her child
is lost forever


Short Child poem by Kellen Davis| Details |

rainy day

empty sandbox:
a child stares out the window
through pouring rain


Short Child poem by Matthew Lorenz| Details |

Cookie

Silly little child
You have to eat dinner first
No cookie for you


Short Child poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

As Scene

war torn scenery
good deeds verses misery
child plants greenery


Short Child poem by Alan Thorimbert| Details |

A Child's Heart

Broken cookie crumbs
across the patio floor
a child's broken heart


Short Child poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details |

Debunked Rumor

Debunk that rumor.
You are not ugly my child.
You are beautiful.


Short Child poem by Monique Glover| Details |

Cry On, My Child

Worry not my child
Let your tears fertilize me
Richen my soil; cry


Short Child poem by Andrew Herrera| Details |

The Music Box

A child’s music
box, painted in gold and dust
is left to the flies


Short Child poem by Peter Dorr| Details |

A Child's Puzzle


                                   Why did the fish cross the road?


Short Child poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |

SPOIL CHILD

this rings a bell
now i can tell
i ran wild
i was a
SPOIL CHILD


Short Child poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

Flowers In My Yard

flowers in my yard
scent, attracting everyone
child’s curiosity


Short Child poem by Kenneth Fordham| Details |

Pestilence

Once Every Second,
A child dies in Africa,
Where are your children?


Short Child poem by Oluwaseun Ogunbiyi| Details |

Death of a hungered child

Weary hungered child
Vain Struggle for survival
A perched vulture


Short Child poem by Robert Heemstra| Details |

My Chicken Life

As child Shake 'N Bake
later on Kentucky fried
chicken bird of choice


Short Child poem by Jeremy Street| Details |

Tis The Wicked, Who Rule This World

Looking into my father's eyes, a child, standing by her river side....


Short Child poem by Jeremy henderson| Details |

unhappy fathers day

this day is for me
to bask in my child's smiles
but where is she now?


Short Child poem by Tim Ryerson| Details |

All Kinds of Abuse

husband abuse
 wife abuse
  child abuse
   self abuse

Susan's contest


Short Child poem by Sue Mason| Details |

Fear-less

Don't be fear-full Child.
The Universe holds you in
Love and Lavender.


Short Child poem by Judy Riley| Details |

Three Sides


Child is often bruised,
Adult the combination,
Parent misconstrue.


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