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Adults Poems - Poems about Adults

Adults Poems - Examples of all types of poems about adults to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for adults.
Premium Member Part-time ESL Teacher - PS
... I reached retirement age a year ago, but still I like to teach and so I do, but three days now instead of four a week. I start at 9 and finish up by 2. I love my students, and I joke with them.......Read More
Categories: adults, jobs,
Form: Blank verse
a soul
...the soul The verb soul often appears in literature and has its outpouring in religious thinking But is there a soul independent of the body if so, who does it belong to? when we of an older g......Read More
Categories: adults, allusion, anti bullying, anxiety,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member close
...We’re (my roommates and I) at a specific time of youth - a time I’ll call “close.” We aren’t fully adults but we’re close, we’re not completely out and independent, but we’re close. And once again, w......Read More
Categories: adults, character, growth, humor, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Entertaining of Peace
...Builder-blocks build with Builder-blocks are entertaining Entertaining for little ones Entertaining even for adults Adults get creative Adults articulate to their children Children build t......Read More
Categories: adults, education,
Form: Blitz
Excise Exercise 3: Phantom feelings
...Phantom feelings... stinging prickly reminders that missing attachments were parts of real healing. Painful loss replays trauma bond tricks and treats. Days of death danced a two-step with ......Read More
Categories: adults, confidence, courage, emotions, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Moon Vacations in 2050
... For those who qualify for this costly trip, permits will be given for travel to the moon. Friends, family, or lovers may apply as a unit for this one and only “out-of-the-world” experience last......Read More
Categories: adults, moon,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bookish Menagerie: A Time Traveler's Library
...Toddlers' Exploration: Cardboard drum, a thunderous beast, Playful roars in tiny fists and feasts. Fleeting wings glide, dreams just out of reach, Soaring through tales of barnyard Wadd......Read More
Categories: adults, adventure, books, childhood, imagination,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Retired - ITQ
...From dawn to dusk, life's rhythm flows, Children march, adults toil, time goes. Household chores consume, days, time flows, Elderly sit, watch, sigh, with vows. This morning, hope rose with the......Read More
Categories: adults, retirement,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Moving Mountains For Me
... ever since I can remember I have known bullies it began in grammar school I was different part Ojibway .... they called me Indian Princess but not in a nice way my grandma only ......Read More
Categories: adults, bullying, courage, strength,
Form: Free verse
My Son Remember This
...Coloring when you're younger is letting each shade have it's alone time They say elders deserve it But I never had the opportunity to see your hair age to grey You were a silver fox Illusive wit......Read More
Categories: adults, beautiful, divorce, family, i
Form: Rhyme
From Self-doubt to Self-love
...Here goes a tale of a piece of coal, bullying and mocking whom was forever people's goal. Her black lustre made her a disgrace to many, leaving her in a dilemma about the worth of her own identi......Read More
Categories: adults, appreciation, beauty, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Sharing Butterina
...Butterina is not the faerie you see every day on Manhattan streets you would not be spotting her sharing a Celtic Irish dance either No matter how fey you are, Butterina might escape your notice F......Read More
Categories: adults, fantasy,
Form: Blank verse
Pity those who have never been hungry
...Hungry cricketers score more runs and take more wickets, Hungry Doctors tend to make new medical breakthroughs' Hungry children produce less waste, Hungry people are more likely to come in out of ......Read More
Categories: adults, adventure, age, appreciation, art,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Changes are Encouraging
...Woe to the hands of time Woe, how quickly it changes Changes with so much haste Changes without stop Stop wrong ideas Stop feelings of hate Hate is wasted emotion Hate causes wounds Wounds th......Read More
Categories: adults, community, poets,
Form: Blitz
Froxy War
...The children suffer The foolishness of adults As war goes tougher.......Read More
Categories: adults, children, meaningful, violence, war,
Form: Haiku

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