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Afterschool Poems

Afterschool Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of afterschool poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for afterschool.

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Autumns I Once Knew
Autumns I Once Knew                                    ...Read More
Categories: afterschool, america, childhood, farm, work,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member What Child Is This When I Was Young
When I was young what child is this 
My memory of my childhood, I can go back to when I was four 
Mostly walking but yet crawling on the floor, I was mostly good
When I was young I had fun,...Read More
Categories: afterschool, brother, caregiving, character, courage, endurance, for him,
Form: Dramatic Verse
TV Through Life
ABC Afterschool Special
was my favorite program as kid
when it was on I never hid
at that young age I was gentle
after high school heavy metal
television has been my life
enjoy watching it with the wife
we have even watched a rental

In navy wasn’t...Read More
Categories: afterschool, life, high school,
Form: Italian Sonnet
My Dream contest
If I told you what my dream really was,
You might think I had a serious buzz,
If I told you what was my fantasy,	
Some might think it could never be,

If I told you that late at night,
I dream of saving teens...Read More
Categories: afterschool, inspirational, dream, music, art, art, dream, future,
Form: Rhyme
Six o'clock, Friday afternoon, Karen Beam Memorial Garden
While I lie on this stone wall
hand almost too weary to write
I can see tiny ants scurrying about on the pavement
curious mobile sesame seeds exploring an empty bottle
and the last few of the lonely afterschool crowd
shuffle into cars and drive...Read More
Categories: afterschool, happiness, imagination, introspection, nature, places, school, uplifting,
Form: Free verse