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Best Baby Poems

Below are the all-time best Baby poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of baby poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Confessions of a Baby Snatcher
This is my last confession; there will be no more.

I am impercipient and slow from last night's sleeping pill,
wincing away from the harshness of day.

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Categories: baby, loss,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Winnie the Pooh and Mickey Mouse
Winnie the Pooh and Mickey Mouse
are painted on walls of green.
A maple crib stands in the corner.
It's a picture perfect scene.

There is only one thing...

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Categories: baby, death, grief, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Regret
Born out of wedlock
she gave up her baby girl
for quick adoption.

Twice married since, old and frail,
she laments her childless life.

- - - - - -...

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Categories: baby, sad,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Her Son Nathaniel
She is searching for the son taken  from her arms 
 simply because she was believed to be a child herself.
She was unable to...

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Categories: baby, cute, sad,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Heartbeat of My Life
Mama don't take my breath away

My only chance to love and play

I know you're hurting I can tell

Mama don't give up on me as well


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Categories: abortion, baby, cry,
Form: Verse

Premium Member A Wish -re-post-
A WISH -- In Memory Of 

"I Wish"

I wish I could blow air into your little lungs, 
The day my daughter brought your stillborn body...

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Categories: angel, baby, death, deep,
Form: Free verse
The Worm Poem
A Certain Kind Of Death 

She was in love 
Their expression of it 
Was the perfection of it 
The way they shared 
What they had...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby, death, mother,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Beginnings And Endings
Birth was suppose to come much easier than this.
Panting quickly as I was taught, 
the pain dissolves my gallant front
and tears have come from eyes...

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Categories: baby, birth, death, mother,
Form: Narrative
the worm poem
A Certain Kind Of Death 

She was in love 
Their expression of it 
Was the perfection of it 
The way they shared  
Was beyond...

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© Nate D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: upliftingbaby, care, family, husband,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Enemy's Child : collab with Carolyn D

The battles on the field are harsh and tough
The looting in their wake engorged with greed
Abundant spoils of war are not enough.
Atrocious in their...

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Categories: baby, social, war,
Form: Rhyme
Lullaby in the Sunset
It’s time for the daytime to dance into night,
Its tangerine taffeta dress a delight,
Where is it going? Coloured so bright?
Sleep now my sunshine, you’ll dance...

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Categories: baby, Lullaby, night, sleep,
Form: Lyric
Angel of Mine

You are mine ~ I am yours ~ in this together
Your heart and mine in synchrony they beat
Bequeathed One with thoughts that sync mine
Enlightened Souls...

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Categories: baby, girl,
Form: Rhyme
Sue dated an old bloke called Darren
He said surgery'd made him barren
But one errant sperm
Escaped from his ‘worm’
Now Sue’s had a baby named Sharon!



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Categories: baby, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member From Young to Old
The story of life from young to old is the same old story told over and over.
We start out and end in diapers.
We start out...

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Categories: age, baby, cry, food,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Treasure of My Soul
I held an angel in my arms today,
A precious babe snuggled against my breast.
And my heart was overwhelmed with so much love,
As she lay contentedly...

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Categories: baby, granddaughter, joy, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Security Blanket
Security Blanket 

No chance of rain tonight,
No bogeyman, when I turn off the lights.
A phrase I found and adore with the warmth of your security.

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Categories: baby, daughter, son, sweet,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Good News Story
Cesarean birth

a newborn hugs his mom's face -

his cheek pressed to hers. . . 

pulled away from her, he screams

some bonds cannot be broken...

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Categories: baby,
Form: Tanka
Mother and Child
 and she said
Yesterday,I lived for thoughts and dreams
but today I live in my daughter's happiness
All my goals I left behind to watch her reach...

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Categories: angel, baby, beautiful, birthday,
Form: Narrative
Goodbye, My Child
Where cradled canyons sing
Of ebony wood in the forest
There lies a gurgling spring
Where cockcrows sing their chorus
To the melody of singsong birds
There I’ve concealed my...

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Categories: baby, adventure, allegory, angel, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Natural Born Dreamers
"Still Born"

Shh!! Mommy, quiet, quiet she is still sleeping
Shh!! Mommy, quiet, quiet she is off dreaming
Shh!! Mommy, before you wake her: “My baby sister!”

Now look...

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Categories: baby, death, loss, me,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member The Cuddling Cricket
It’s not enough to have a Dragon plus his penguins and pigeons, too?
Darn it! I had a limit, until a cute Cuddling Cricket found my...

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Categories: baby, fantasy, funny, growing
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member When Love Creates
Eyes to eyes now meet
Tenderly our lips touch
We, adventurous
Rhythmic vibrations rejoice
When love creates little ones


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Categories: baby, kiss, life, love,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member A Home With Two Cats
These are two etherees that will be put together side by side to form ONE complete poem having 11 syllables per line, so I thought...

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Categories: baby, cat, , cute,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Maid of the Myst
Maid of the Myst

I lie in repose
Under the falls
In a tranquil pool
Of turquoise blue

He left me for another
This I could not suffer
My pain already drowning...

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Categories: baby, beautiful, daughter, death,
Form: Free verse
Through the Door
Can you see them run to me – arms wide and laughing,
calling me, Mama: keeper of the stars, moon and hearts?
Can you see them kiss...

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Categories: baby, dedication, forgiveness, love, mother,
Form: Free verse