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Best Boys Will Be Boys Poems

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Categories: boys will be boys, humor, sad love,
Form: Light Verse



Boys Will Be Boys
The stars reached back
Each night
When I prayed that I would wake up and the pain would be over
And that everything everyone had ever said to...

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Categories: boys will be boys, anger, anti bullying, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Boys Will Be Boys
Was it big John or was it ol Jack
Who started me on this laugh attack
A limy or two
Now some haiku
Think I'll join in by throwing...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: boys will be boys, tribute, boy,
Form: Limerick
Boys Will Be Boys
The pain will never go away, it just stays.
Everyday he tried to keep his head held high,
but everything would change in just ten days.

They said...

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Categories: boys will be boys, bullying, child, childhood, death,
Form: Villanelle
boys will be boys
trigger warning Rape, sexual harassment

 you were 6 when the boy in the desk behind you kept pulling your ponytail till he made you cry....

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Categories: boys will be boys, abuse, dark,
Form: Prose Poetry



Boys will be Boys
    A church clock struck midnight, from far far away,
    Overhead, the pale moon was veiled, by dark clouds...

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Categories: boys will be boys, growing up, night,
Form: Couplet
Boys Will Be Boys
Boys will be boys
that's what they said.
But to me, boys were drugs
and I'd wind up dead.

Nothing ever worked,
until I found you.
You were my hope for...

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Categories: boys will be boys, addiction, best friend, heart,
Form: Free verse
Boys will be boys
You are so full of excitement,
That you at times can not contain it.
You enjoy playing with your toys,
And I say "Boys will be Boys."
I know...

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Categories: boys will be boys, son, boy,
Form: Rhyme
Feminism, They tell me
They tell me that I must avoid feminism.
They tell me that feminism makes me hate men.
They tell me as a feminist no man will like.
They...

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Categories: boys will be boys, abuse, betrayal, body, conflict,
Form: Free verse
I Told You
I TOLD YOU

I told you that Uncle Danny touched me
It hurt and made me cry
I told you I didn’t like him
You said I shouldn’t lie.
I...

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Categories: boys will be boys, abuse, anger, child abuse,
Form: Quatrain
If I Were A Stone


If I Were A Stone

If I were a stone…without a doubt I would be a lovely marbled granite…
the center of attention in a newly updated...

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Categories: boys will be boys, imagination, prayer, me, ,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member THE THINGS THAT BOYS DO
Boys do boys BREAKS toys.  Knick knack paddy wack. Give. A dog. A bone.
Some say the things that boys do are wrong and even...

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Categories: boys will be boys, anger, angst, baseball, basketball,
Form: Prose
Futyre child syndrome exposed
In a moment there was time a child could grasp corporeal and gracious
It stopped and I carefully gave non notice to educasees
that paused me to...

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Categories: boys will be boys, character, children, conflict, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Mind Of A Woman
The summer winds caress my skin.
Teardrops like squeezed  lemon drops spill.
A joy ride down my cheeks.
Joy emancipated from sadness speaks
Splash, it splatters on the...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: boys will be boys, how i feel, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soccer Crazy
Soccer was the thing for all young men to play.
And my little love wanted to join desperately in the game.
So he got to be the...

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Categories: boys will be boys, adventure, childhood, family, life,
Form: Narrative
Parenthood
When I was a kid, I know, long ago,
We scrumped apples from neighbours orchards,
Climbed trees, scared bees, skinned our knees,
And once, quite daft, built a...

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Categories: boys will be boys, character, childhood, family, father
Form: Free verse
Let There Be Peace
Let there be a new song of oneness
Not from the old ruggered gun of lies
That perches on the ego of pride, and
Let butterflies grow in...

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Categories: boys will be boys, africa,
Form: Ballad
I am Mark
I am a dreamer
A thinker of thoughts
A devout reader
One who tinkers with words?
And laughs at their form
Or cries at their sense

I am a man of...

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Categories: boys will be boys, me,
Form: Free verse
Poetic Justice
Visualize my children and you shall look
Upon the voyage of Captain James R. Cook;
It was the eighteenth of January in Seventeen Seventy-Eight;
Hardly a Hawaiian can...

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Categories: boys will be boys, history, god, missing, god,
Form: Ballad
Embarassment
We were all born the same at different times,
‘Naked’ and closed eyes to the crime.
So why is she tugging down at her skirt,
In fear that...

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Categories: boys will be boys, anger, anti bullying, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Trump Against Conservatives
What are some differences
between post-millennial Trumpism
and pre-millennial Republicanism?

I know...I know!
Republicans used to be fiscal conservatives
but now support a one trillion dollar deficit
per unaffordable health and...

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Categories: boys will be boys, abuse, bullying, caregiving, corruption,
Form: Political Verse
equal
a day's work by lunchtime
another one by bed
her thoughts they keep running
around in her head
the world won't address her
or listen at all
to her female opinion
'tain't...

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Categories: boys will be boys, for her, women,
Form: Rhyme
I'll Be Fine
Just so you know, I’ll be fine. I don’t need the extra time. For what? To get over you? It’s already done. The day you...

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Categories: boys will be boys, break up, goodbye, strength,
Form: I do not know?
Boys
When you liked a boy 
he showed he liked you too 
When he pulled your hair 
and stuck it all in glue.

At least, that's what...

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Categories: boys will be boys, abuse, boy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Buckle up your Heart
Baby baby baby you are sugar sweet
You think some lovin will make you complete
You believe all those shows on romance
Baby buckle up your heart for...

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Categories: boys will be boys, girl, love, youth,
Form: Rhyme