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Short Childhood Poems | Short Childhood Poetry

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

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Short Poems
Short Childhood poem by Charles Henderson| Details |

shadows move

shadows move
on the bedroom wall
childhood nights


Short Childhood poem by Adeleke Adeite| Details |

At Twilight

At twilight
cold whirlwind slaughters
childhood tales


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

SOURCES

Open
channels
from childhood-
people,sounds and
smells.


Short Childhood poem by Veronica Joseph| Details |

Prince Charming

hand in hand
we stroll
through my childhood town
dreams come true.


Short Childhood poem by grace freeman| Details |

The horse

A black and white horse
My greatest childhood friend
Always by my side


Short Childhood poem by wayland bunch| Details |

True Peace

Moonlight shining bright
Midnight sky now ever calm
Childhood remembered


Short Childhood poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

asunder

My childhood blunder
Moms’ plate shattered asunder
My ball the wonder 


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

DUVETS OF LOVE

Traumas
of childhood
imprint the mind-
loving-kindness covers
our past


Short Childhood poem by Jason Earp| Details |

Unlived - Short Saying

Unlived childhood memories, and a past similar but deprived only by myself.


Short Childhood poem by Anthony Souls| Details |

Dying inside change

Dying inside change
Adulthood and childhood clash
Both worlds lost within


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

CRYSTALLINE #5

Shrieks of seagulls die on the breeze;
Childhood ebbs away on sunlit seas.


Short Childhood poem by Comfortably Insignificant| Details |

We've All Been There

Drift into childhood

It's jam-packed with delusions

Vibe with the insane


Short Childhood poem by Andrew Foreman| Details |

sangin cinquain

whisper
afghanistan
pomegranate tasted
another childhood sour
dry tears


Short Childhood poem by Francine Roberts| Details |

Natural Blondes

Bouncing blond ringlets

To generations bestowed

From my childhood head.


Short Childhood poem by david mohn| Details |

Milestones

bedroom posters down
moving van pulls away slow-
childhood fades from view


Short Childhood poem by Leigh Nickolyn| Details |

Near death

Ticking incraments
Of my withering life,
Oh childhood!
Where have you gone?


Short Childhood poem by Saalik Siddikki| Details |

Nostalgia

Driving kids to school:
summons childhood memories
- walking miles and miles


Short Childhood poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

Those Adult Who Felt...

Those adult who felt...
Happiness in their childhood,
Let you not waste it.


Short Childhood poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

Believe

Imagination
Energy without restraints
Childhood make believe

By Robb A. Kopp


Short Childhood poem by Johnny Pyro| Details |

Childhood lullabies in Tomorrow

“Lullaby scents always linger unfurling moments-visions of childhood in tomorrow”


Short Childhood poem by Cherie Durbin| Details |

One Snowflake

One
snowflake
lands
on
my
tongue.
It
melts
and
I 
taste
my
childhood.


Short Childhood poem by Effie Blake| Details |

Give Yourself A Second Chance

if you did not  have
a good childhood, then stop and 
smell the roses ... twice!


Short Childhood poem by Zera Masters| Details |

Blessed

Blessed
I watch the girls heads bent together whispering
age old childhood secrets.


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

LONG SUMMER DAYS

A
childhood
flashback to
a yesteryear
dream

Ekphrasis -Lusisti Statis by Parish



Short Childhood poem by Andrea Dietrich| Details |

Doubts' Seeds Grow Tendrils

doubts' seeds grow tendrils. . . .
invade deep childhood beliefs
and suffocate faith



Short Childhood poem by LINDA JACKSON| Details |

Dreams


  In my childhood dreams;
  a beautiful white horse appears
  to guide me through life


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

Seventh Age a second childhood

befuddled bewildered,
memory muddled;
perplexed then puzzled
as clarity contracts
and cataracts


Short Childhood poem by iolanda Scripca| Details |

In My Shoes

Frozen memories
Emptiness of past childhood
I was a lefty...

for Raul Moreno's Contest: "Still Life"


Short Childhood poem by Amy Green| Details |

Shed

Do not shed your skin
  Of dreams wrought in childhood-

      The snake must not win.




A. Green


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

RETROFLECTION

The
whimpers
of childhood-
echos in the
mind,
shouts
and cries,
truth and lies-
influence  our
lives


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

FREUDIAN SLIPS

If
we
listen,
we'll hear the
thing behind the thing-
we
each
remain
imprisoned
in our childhood pastt.


Short Childhood poem by Paul Curtis| Details |

LONG LAZY SUMMER DAYS

Long lazy summer days
Collecting shells along the shore
Long lazy childhood days
I wish them back once more


Short Childhood poem by Joyce Johnson| Details |

Dragons and Unicorns

Nothing is too strange
To be a reality
Of childhood's wonder




For pd's Unicorn contest  took 5th place


Short Childhood poem by Juli- Michelle| Details |

Three a mess

things get weird
when you text three guys at once
one a boyfriend
one a friend's stalker
and one a childhood sweetheart


Short Childhood poem by iolanda Scripca| Details |

It Is True!

Dracula -
A freaky friend of mine -
lived in a castle
next to my childhood town.


for John Heck's Contest: Clerihew


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

SWEET TEMPTATIONS

My nose pressed flat against the pane
A yearning welled within,
A sigh,a shrug,I shuffle off
Childhood was rationed then.


Short Childhood poem by C. L. Thornton| Details |

Snow

No matter how often it falls
we see it as for the first time
as wonder and childhood
emerge through the deepest of years.


Short Childhood poem by Johnny Pyro| Details |

Childhood memories

Her childhood memories disperse, linger, reflect and rekindle in all areas, destinations,
endeavors, and journeys of her life.


Short Childhood poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

Molded Paper

Lofty mast
Romantic blast
His replica cast
Paper flowers wilt fast
Will childhood memories last
A year and Sunday since he passed


Short Childhood poem by kash poet| Details |

faded album

faded album- all the missing colours of my childhood kash poet *1st place in European Kukai,Spring 2014 theme--colour


Short Childhood poem by Shawn Sackman| Details |

Fishing With Grandpa

I feel it tugging
Hanging on - It must be huge!
Bluegill, smiles, grandpa

Haiku - For Sara Kendrick's "A Pleasant Childhood Memory" Contest


Short Childhood poem by Owen J Thomas| Details |

Just Add Water

A happy childhood hour spent
Peering into 
A few scant inches of rainwater 
On hot days
Should come as no surprise.
For life, 
Simply add water.


Short Childhood poem by James Fraser| Details |

The Beach

That day on the beach Brings back childhood memories Such precious moments http://www.thehighlanderspoems.com/life-11.php


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

TWO BUDS THAT KISS

Poems
of childhood-
our yesterdays',
buried deep within our
todays'.


Inspired by Georg Eliot's sonnet,Brother & Sisyer (see m latest blog)


Short Childhood poem by Carrie Richards| Details |

Claw foot Sanctuary

Refuge lies in ripples
Her head rests
on white porcelain
Fragrant lavender recalls childhood
Memory rises with the mist


For Chris's contest ~


Short Childhood poem by James Foulk| Details |

Wishing Star

Wishing on a falling

star on a delightful

sweet summer night

brought us dreams to

complete our,

childhood fantasies.


Written 6-24-11


Short Childhood poem by Brian Strand| Details |

sequence-FADING

Shrieks of seagulls die on the breeze
Childhood ebbs away on sunlit seas

The streams where poohsticks once were raced
now flow into memory's embrace


Short Childhood poem by Deb Wilson| Details |

These Days

Some days should seem
Somewhat carefree
And yet I carry 
This weight with me
Of memories hidden
And childhood lost
Insight is gained
At such a cost


Short Childhood poem by jack horne| Details |

Roast Chicken

My grandma in her garden
picking peas, beans and carrots
and digging up potatoes -
roast chicken for lunch.

For Sara’s Pleasant Childhood Memory contest


Short Childhood poem by Veronica Joseph| Details |

A First Christmas

A first Christmas starts with a tree
childhood ornaments
memories
quiet sharing
all alone
hands held love made
under the tree
life now life 
is ours


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