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Ageing Poems - Poems about Ageing

Ageing Poems - Examples of all types of poems about ageing 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 ageing.
Inside the Moon
...The moon raced ahead of us, like a thirsty dog. Mama wet her knickers earlier that day, she yelled at everyone, for she didn't see it coming. Later, we teenagers latch-keyed in, the empty h......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, poetry,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My Valentine
... Journey Journal Page MY VALENTINE (For my darling Ann) By Leon Enriquez Valentine’s Day brings a fond trace A certain way your soul binds grace In your deep eyes my darling dear ......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, blessing,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Veil of Time
... The Veil of Time The awakening reliant sun, half dressed salutes the morning dew, Blazing its magnificence, a trail vaporous in its wake, A scatteri......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, desire, england, feelings, love,
Form: Rhyme
Unexpectedly
...Unexpectedly I grew old. Yesterday I was seventeen With all my hopes and silly dreams. I was often told, Do not grow old, Old age is for the very brave. But I didn’t listen, hadn’t a care, C......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, age,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Losses And Gains
... Good old ageing inevitably involves loss Affecting our faculties Varied for each individual Different losses ,different degrees Frustrating and difficult it is A struggle at times to say th......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, age, appreciation, loss,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The man upstairs
... Keys rattle, door slowly closes ... An echo of footsteps walk upstairs.. You can hear his bedroom door close, a little bump as he sits on his bed, then there is just nothing.. They thin......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, emotions, loneliness, missing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SIR WINSTON'S DOG IS BACK
...Sir Winston’s black dog visits once again, forever prowling round on these dark days. I’m forced to consider the real problem - and try to take a positive viewpoint so I begin to add up my bless......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, earth, life,
Form: Blank verse
Who are we at our Core
...We're just a lingering hippie Still living with our past We're just a lingering hippie Still bending sail and mast We're just an ageing sailor Still rockin’ on time’s boat We're just an ag......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Growing Old
...It's not so bad, I say, Part of our ride today, Health and mobility our stage, To this golden age, Wake up to say, "Let's get positive, yah!" Old power chaps and miss You have so got this, No......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, age, allusion, appreciation, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A tribute PROSE in RIME
...A cool Autumn morning we caught the bus,off at eleven without much fuss.One and half return from Croft to Leigh a birthday treat from Dad to me.Hopped on a tram to Burden park to see Stan Mathews ......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, soccer, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Reflections of the present
...11 December 2023 1:15 pm Stareing at the mirror I see an ageing man He looks a bit tired and hard to understand Many years behind him, maybe many years ahead I see him from conception until ......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, age, jesus, life,
Form: Rhyme
My memories
... These enduring memories Keep tripping me up you see Of all those times I remember Each kept alive from a flickering ember They past through my memory In a parade that I clearly see And I ......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, memory,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Cinquain again!
...Got old, It's not so bad, Wrinkle age, bucket lists, Option far worse, naught to discuss, No fuss.......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, appreciation, encouraging, fate, giggle,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member GROWING UP
... As growing toward arrived full stature Of mine physical or mental maturity cured Childhood toward adulthood fully such Grown ---Growing up ~ In developing ageing maturing So e......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, analogy, appreciation, blessing, graduate,
Form: Rhyme
I Know That I Am This Soul
...I know that I am (This soul) By Michelle Morris 21/10/2023 I look at this image The mirror reflects her to me I see inside the beauty The soul I'd like to be As this shell becomes weather......Read the rest...
Categories: ageing, angel, heaven, life, light,
Form: Free verse

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