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Best Birth Poems

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


Premium Member The Treasure Of Birth
It's hard to describe
that true sense of pride

that comes with the worth
of your babies birth

A child takes your heart
right from the start

and wills you to...

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Categories: birth, childhood, prayer, religious,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Birth Of A Swan


Out 
of the darkness

star-lanterns’ beam finds an awakening dream - 
a strewn snowy stream 
gracing the depths of the black swan night


Earthbound

from the realm of...

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Categories: birth, december, love, mother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Mother Tree
The Mother Tree

I am the mother tree that spawned the seeds of you.
My children, you've grown and branched away from me.
You've married, left home to...

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Categories: birth, children, family, grandchild,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Death of the Poet Destroyer
~The Untold Fatal Attraction Poem~

Mid-morning she sees the sun ahead
Her death flowed in a messaged bottle
Gazing into her brown eyes upon all open sores,
Her conscience...

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Categories: birth, change, conflict, death,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Seeing Autumn's oak adorn
Painting sky before I was born,
Draping my grave in leaf and acorn.

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Contest: Crystalline
Sponsor: Rick Parise
11.22.14
...

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Categories: autumn, birth, death, life,
Form: Crystalline



Premium Member Beneath the shattered
Test me
I am willing
To fail

Failure
Is not fatal
At all

All things
Are born to be
Broken

Break free
From the outer
Hard shell

Shells can
Hide the beauty
Within

With love
Flowing freely
We glow

Glowing
For all the world
To...

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Categories: birth, courage,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Flower -part one-
“A Flowers Wilt”	

Witness the small existence 
that abides the beauty of-----------
Freelancers all around,
Just to get a good look.

A baneful abrasion, the flower took
It captivates you...

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Categories: art, beauty, birth, care,
Form: Free 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
Premium Member LIFE IN ETERNITY
LIFE IN ETERNITY*


1.

The cheerful trumpet of miraculous life, imperatively sounded in 
My mother’s life-giving womb,
Heralding with its melodic tune another animation: MINE!
And as my innocent...

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Categories: birth, life, universe,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Growing a Glowing Eternity
When my final shade is drawn,
My breath all spent, truly gone,
I will end life’s marathon
And release my essence strong.
I will blend with divine light
To ascend...

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Categories: birth, death, faith, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ransom



"Ransom"




Held to ransom 
words inject your mind
pierce your skin
drawn backwards 
you transcend, 
you look within
a bloodied mind
the numbness melts
inconsequential ignobles
and dreary misfortune
a polar ice cap...

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Categories: birth, confidence, courage, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WHEN A CHILD IS BORN
No words can express my elation at becoming a mother
Show my tears of joy on that perfect wintery morn
Go and show my parents our tiny...

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Categories: birth, growing up, moving
Form: Lento
Premium Member Dawn
Dawn

In early morning when I rise
Through my window in twilight skies
A lilac sky begins from gray
Descending  from our milky way.

When Sol awakens, shows his...

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Categories: birth, color, inspirational,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Like A Phoenix
To live forever like the phoenix;
To re-taste the process of birth;
From the cleansing flames, to rise
Knowing death is no end;
An eternal soul
On a journey
May just...

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Categories: appreciation, bird, birth, death,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Colorscape
The intricate web
Of life has been spun;
It’s twists and turns hold,
Keys to our very
Existence on Earth.

How we are formed,
Born, survive and 
Die and purpose,
In life’s...

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Categories: birth, death, life,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
The Hangover
“The death lasts an average of 49 days, starting from the day the deceased realized his death”. Bardo Thodol (The Tibetan Book of the Dead)


I...

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Categories: birth, death,
Form: Rhyme
Don't Judge Me for Existing
Why do you give me a hard look from your face?
that you don't like what you see?
that I'm from a different race?

Why can't we see...

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Categories: abuse, birth, feelings, hate,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member STAMINA
           STAMINA

Nowhere near a force of nature
Challenging a source of nature

Building with the will to...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: addiction, birth, blessing, body,
Form: Couplet
Broken English
I love my broken English

Am in love with my broken English

Am honored to have two other languages

The ability to think from language to language is...

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Categories: africa, appreciation, birth, blessing,
Form: Bio
When Jesus Christ was Born

Stars have never told a lie when wise men look unto the sky.
Messages from God on high, of happiness his angels cry,
Soon dawns a blessed...

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Categories: birth, christian, christmas, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FLOOD WARNING COLLABORATION - INSPIRED BY CONTEST
I crossed my legs but there was a flood
Blushing red I hope folks understood
But my waters had burst
And the baby's my first
Guess I'm ready to...

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Categories: birth, body, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member - New Life Awakens -


With a loving heart,
filled with peace and harmony
In the afterbirth new life emerges
An eternal optimist in Spite of living

Starlight sparkles in this globe softly glistens
Everything...

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Categories: birth, blessing, life, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
TRUE INDIAN
On the land of miracles,
Took place a miracle,
Missile man of our country was born.
People's president he was known,
APJ Abdul kalam was his identity.
Paving a path...

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Categories: birth, age, angel, art, best
Form: Epic
Premium Member Revel Joyfully
It was on a cold night in Bethlehem that hope was born
A babe lay in a manger as angels sang joyfully
Above the nativity a star...

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Categories: happiness, holiday, upliftingnight, birth,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member A Vision Of A Child
     Under the Christmas tree sits a nativity scene in the old town square. I sit on a rustic wood bench...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: birth, children, jesus,
Form: Free verse