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Best 8Th Grade Poems

Below are the all-time best 8Th Grade poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of 8th grade poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member My Inner Voice


I leave the daily hustle and bustle
of a city's cacophony of sound.
And go to where the leaves softly rustle 
in the breeze... and no one...

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Categories: 8th grade, beauty, feelings,



Premium Member A Huffle-wink's Nearby


You all know about fire breathing dragons
and their obsession for hoarding treasure.
But, have you ever heard of Huffle-winks
magical creatures that promote pleasure.

Invisible, atop of dragonflies
they...

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Categories: 8th grade, cute, fairy,

Premium Member What Is Stopping You
What is holding you back?
What is stopping you?
What is making you uncomfortable 
about asking?
about wanting?
about dreaming?
about wishing?
about expecting?
about planning?
about setting new goals?
about learning new things?
about...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Do You Need Some Pixie Dust
Laughing, dancing, having the time of her life,
Faerie Fun went from mushroom house to toadstool cottage,
Spreading joy,
Playing with everyone
In a kind and pleasant way.
There was...

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Categories: 8th grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade,

Premium Member What Color Are You
What color are you?
You! You! You! You! You! You! I could do this all day. Smirk.
I am not talking about hair color, eye color, or...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member faeries in the air
faeries in the air
elves fixing grass quietly
soft springtime magic
...

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Categories: 8th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade,

Premium Member Scared Of Her Uniqueness

she was a mess
people were scared
of uniqueness

she did not care
lived by her heart
knew herself well

people jumped back
friends delighted
family annoyed

followed her rules
lived her own dreams
happy magnet



...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Power Of A Yawn
A yawn went through the shop that day, 
loudly and proudly, and I could not get away.
I watched it coming, flowing mouth to mouth,
first it...

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Categories: 8th grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,

Premium Member My Paintings Call My Name
My art delights me, covers my walls.
Smiling, dancing, laughing magical beings.
Reminding me how much I love to choose colors.
Appreciated by no one as much as...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Would You Still Love Me If
Would you still love me if I killed your leg?
If I cut it off and baked it, would you still love me?
If I served it...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Writing Is My Therapy
writing is my therapy.
she releases feelings in me nothing else releases
I do not even care if it is poetry, 
it is the feeling i seek,
she...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Butterfly Magic Juice
hope and joy 
sprinkled liberally
in generous amounts

butterfly magic juice
summer holiday shine
dragon flits mercifully

sunlit orbs
rainbow feelings
heartfelt spirit man

garden entices 
marigold's ruffles
teasing the honeybees

faeries tiny secrets 
hidden...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Squirrels Paws On My Eyes
Squirrel’s friendly kisses,
Squirrel’s loving squeeze.
Squirrel’s touch just misses.
Squirrel, if you please!

We are playing surprise?
Squirrel’s paws on my eyes.
I am supposed to guess?
Up in this squirrel...

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Categories: 8th grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,

Premium Member Your Heart Knows
Your empathetic sensitivity
was placed there for a reason
listen to your heart's soul...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member When Day and Night Greet Each Other
Remnants owlish wisdom wafts through nighttime’s purple sky.
Fox settles down with her kits, against a nurturing oak stump.
Meadow and forest perform their nightly slumbering rituals.
Vigilant...

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Categories: 8th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade,

Premium Member Ghost Fun
ghost cameras
	recording spirits.
			Sure….

ghost riders
        	galloping entities
			okay….

ghost dancers
	shaking their booties
			What booties?
...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 4th grade,

Premium Member My Love Affair With Orange
Orange is my utmost best color, my best friend, my girl.
She laughs from the rooftop, and she makes me mouth curl.
She glitters and she shines,...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Keep Right on Writing
1   Would you say that you’d like to write better?
2   Keep writing whether book or love letter.
3   Great writers...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Spiritual warfare begins
A sad state our government has become today 
in this awful news that just pushes the boat out further 

As our democracy for one protecting...

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Categories: 8th grade, conflict, emotions,

Premium Member From Now On


From now on, I'll not hide behind a lie
or fool around at the bar every night.
For part of me dies, when I see you cry
and...

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Categories: 8th grade, anxiety, boyfriend,

Premium Member Tethered To The Sun


Sunlight scampers through the green of the trees
where the essence of soft shadows slip-slide.
And subjected to the whim of each breeze
they scurry to find new...

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Categories: 8th grade, beautiful, imagery,

Premium Member Angels Among Us


When a soul is forced to beg on the streets
their hurt runs deeper than most people see.
And before you label them all deadbeats
you should ask...

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Categories: 8th grade, angst, anxiety,

Premium Member Relatives Re-inact A Romantic Reconciliation
Oh, yes, Darling! Please meet me up the street, in fifteen minutes, right past the old tan house with that porch, bamboo.
We need to talk...

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Categories: 8th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade,

Premium Member A Few Things To Rant About


When is a lie an alternative truth?
Why are parking spaces so tight?
Do subway riders know deodorant exists?
Why do jaywalkers ignore red lights,
and children never wash...

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Categories: 8th grade, anger, anxiety,

The Rain Is Here
The chill in the breeze 
Has got something Different 
Each flower , each tree
Randomly dancing to their zeal
And then our memories 
Inside my head are...

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Categories: 8th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,