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Best Baby Boomer Poems

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


Bummed out Baby Boomer
My skin is all wrinkled
my muscles are jello,
I'll tell you right now
I'm one bummed out fellow.

My joints are all achy
my eye sight is shot,
it feels...

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Categories: baby boomer, loss,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Beyond the Breakers
Calm, cobalt seas beyond the waves beckon
Baby Boomer surfer responds
he stands upon his nicked, red board
placing his precious cargo on its deck

tired arms paddle to...

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Categories: baby boomer, farewell, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Let s Hear It
Let's Hear It

Growing up a teen in the 60s
A Baby boomer baby I'm known
High school was like stepping into another world
Of fun sports to join,...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby boomer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member She Came This Way
On a headstone in the ground, 
a life's summation can be found:
born and died and little more
marks the end with an underscore.

Before I die I'd...

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© Jan Terry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby boomer, birth, death, family, life,
Form: Narrative
I Now Pronounce You, Hus-band-width and Wifi
I was sick of seeing one plate, fork, and knife
And that lonely cup of drink
As if I was a piece in a painted still life
Like...

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Categories: baby boomer, computer, funny love,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Isn't It Ironic
Don't you find it ironic?
Isn't it ironic?

As time progresses,
   this baby boomer generation
   has been exposed to radio, newspapers, magazines.
Each media...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby boomer, community, computer, social,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member After School Jam Session
How was school today?

Fine.

Did you learn anything important?

Maybe. I'm not sure yet.

Really? What are you considering?

We talked about Howard Odum's natural trinity
of altruism.

Maybe I skipped...

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Categories: baby boomer, culture, earth, education, environment, health, humor,
Form: Political Verse
Doing as I am told
They tell me I was a most annoying child, not good looking like everyone else's son - 

ugh! nor bright as a button, but the...

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© Peter Dorr  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby boomer, passion,
Form: Free verse
Hey God if u only knew me, take my advice God Dammit
There's an inner/outter counter blank element that defines our earthly countenance transparent transpire to an irrelevant parlor non native nill given gotten gave, positioned ill...

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Categories: baby boomer, analogy, change, emotions, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
My Ge-Generation
Don't go calling baby-boomers no heroes
Our legacy won't be much above zero
What GRAND contributions we've made
We blessed you with cocaine and aids!
All pop wanted when...

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Categories: baby boomer, angst, betrayal,
Form: Couplet
Funny Girl's A Goner Now
Deb(don't call her Debra) Wilson 
        R.I.P.


Here lies Deb who was a late bloomer
Good thing she had a...

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© Deb Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: baby boomer, death, funny
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member Bridged The Generations
I am a baby boomer, father fought in World War Two
As a teen graduated high school
Left home joined the service called branch Navy
Left joined in...

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Categories: baby boomer, caregiving, celebrity, character, confusion, dedication, desire,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member RIP Prince
Too many of late,
Especially for "us",
The last of the
Baby Boomer generation,
And the reality of our placement
In the flow of existence,
Is that the realm of oblivion
Reaches...

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Categories: baby boomer, bereavement, celebrity, death, mentor, music,
Form: Free verse
Way too analytical
she's not elderly
or of the working class

she's poor 
but, not of the working poor

she's not young or old
just middle aged disabled
a baby boomer from the sixties

computer savvy 
way too...

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Categories: baby boomer, sad, visionary,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member INTERLUDE



Dark night
Haze shades grey sky;
Humid weather groans

~~~~~~~~~


Lovers waltz
Wedding banquet glimpses;
Joy unfurls passion

~~~~~~~~~


Old cobbler squats
Busy with mending
Worn-out footwear soles

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Odd couple argue
Over supermarket things;
Appetites collide

~~~~~~~~~


Newspaper vendor
Old lady...

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Categories: baby boomer, art,
Form: Haiku
Don't Blame The Flag
When the police came with clubs, dogs, and fire hoses,               ...

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Categories: baby boomer, america, christian, faith, freedom, god, hate,
Form: Prose Poetry
dehydration quenched on an island with females - part 1
one  seventh heaven fantasy of this middle aged hetero
sexual mwm would be  to take the playbook of the late 
(recently deceased) Hugh Hefner....

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Categories: baby boomer, butterfly, desire, devotion, freedom, gender, heaven,
Form: Free verse
Food Glorious Food first helping
Connoisseur Of Ethnic Cuisine

Theme seems apropos during Holiday FancyFeasts despite the plethora of – in my opinion witching hunting - reputable male personalities suddenly accused...

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Categories: baby boomer, angel, chanukah, image, jewish, journey, sweet,
Form: Free verse
Lindsay Lohan - part one
     Perhaps in another i.e. alternate world, this middled aged (baby boomer bona fide bra burner) of two well nigh near...

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Categories: baby boomer, celebrity, sexy, smile, sweet, teenage, woman,
Form: Narrative
obsessive Constraints part one
Thy birth on January 13th – 
   cervical contractions 
   would not abate
the pesky master (papa), strove 
   to...

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Categories: baby boomer, growth, hate, hurt, self, stress, teenage,
Form: Bio
Get It Right Johnny Bright
Those rulers which be amid their unison as glee, wished
A little more of thee so I thought that we, would give it to them ?
A...

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Categories: baby boomer, angel, baby,
Form: I do not know?
The Portables
The Portables

Baby boomer fourth grade,
We overfill Longfellow school.
Like coffee running over the cup brim.	
Caught in a saucer of portables,
Two garage like class rooms,
Like Siamese twins,...

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Categories: baby boomer, allegory, childhood, education, imagination, school
Form: Free verse
Me Late Mum, A Holly Day Mastermind Maven Maverick
Way back before this baby boomer waz astute
countless decades before aye became long in the tooth,
and also prior tomb ma sporting dentures to boot
fond memories...

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Categories: baby boomer, age, angel, childhood, christmas, dad, fantasy,
Form: Light Verse
Timeless Fascination With Youth
I aged a small number of hours,
     none the worse
since posting about Daylight Savings Time,
     a radiant...

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Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
the leprechaun within
every March seventeenth, the glint froom
a perverted imp finds me achin'
and if aye dig deep enough,
this Goyish pseudo judo day yo criss chin

can figuratively unearth...

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Categories: baby boomer, 11th grade, 12th grade, angel, desire,
Form: I do not know?