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Best Cinderella Poems

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A Cinderella Story
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Categories: cinderella, faith, life, love, passion, woman,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member little cinderella

she paints lipstick
mother's red
on her sunken face
careful not to smear
the edges of tears
...a kiss upon her cheek

she tries to scrub
her unkempt soul
with the filth
upon the...

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Categories: cinderella,
Form: Free verse
Daddy's Little Cinderella
All of her life
She just wanted to meet him,
He doesn’t even know she exists
All she can do is dream.
As she grows up without anything to...

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Categories: cinderella, absence, childhood, dance, father daughter, growing
Form: Rhyme
Cinderella Bites Back
Cinderella Bites Back
Joanna Davis


Once upon a story; in a fairy tail.
Lived a shy and lonely girl,
Who's friends were Mop and Pail. 
She was really quite...

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© jo davis  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinderella, allegory, children, fantasy, funny, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Cinderella
He has learned to earn joy from paying sorrow's fee
He has learned to turn and fight and never to flee
He has unloosed the burden of...

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Categories: cinderella, fantasy,
Form: Monorhyme



Premium Member No thunder without lightning
Lightning rarely strikes without thunder,
causing havoc in gloomy skies.
Humans can't control their plunder,
seeking shelter until the storm dies.

Once, I was your prince - full of...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinderella, absence, angst, lost love, love hurts,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Nook and a Storybook
Oh, give me a nook and a storybook
there at my mother’s knee.
Or tucked in bed, a pillow at my head
as father reads to me.

To hear...

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Categories: cinderella, books, cute, memory,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Indelible
I was seventeen, had one year left of high school and a boyfriend I didn't even love. It was the end of summer, and I...

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Categories: cinderella, happiness, high school, lost love, love,
Form: Narrative
A Disney Tale
You say you're Cinderella,
Or would you like to be. 
Does this mean that you've found, 
Your Prince charming in me? 

You also say you're Jasmine,
So,...

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Categories: cinderella, adventure, devotion, children, happiness, imagination, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Six-Word Couplet Series
Cinderella
Pumpkin turns carriage
Prince offers marriage 

The Elves and the Shoemaker
Business lacks clout
Shorties help out

Rapunzel 
Scaling her tresses 
Young prince impresses

The Three Little Pigs
Wolfie wants bacon
Brickwork...

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Categories: cinderella, fairy, fantasy, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Dancing With Daddy
If I could change one thing from the past,
This is what it would be,
There would be dancing at my wedding reception,
And we'd dance, my daddy...

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Categories: cinderella, dad, dance, daughter, dream,
Form: Rhyme
When A Heart Pounds
Cinderella dreams across yellow brick roads
Creating Prince Charming out of simple silly toads
We play hopscotch, jump rope and other little games
Trying to produce magic and...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinderella, love,
Form: Sonnet
My Fairest Maiden
Gazing toward the horizon, embracing this now setting sun

While as stepping through this threshold, to find myself

Once more mesmerized by these thoughts of her portrait

Born,...

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Categories: cinderella, lovetime,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Two Ordinary People
This is for all of you who found your "true romance" and are still living "happily ever after."


You were no Cinderella at the ball,
But, then,...

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Categories: cinderella, true love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Mirror Mirror
Mirror Mirror

Do not lie. I know that you want to. 
I know that you may need to.  
I am broken, and soon…
You will be...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: 12th grade, cinderella, happy, hello, hero,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Where Ivory Perpetual Romance Prevails
He came to me with skin like ivory,
although his eyes and hair were dark as night.
He came with one year past his eighteenth year.
I, with...

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Categories: cinderella, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Came By
I Came By…
(to see you)

You don’t see me. 
I see you, everyday. 
I am afraid to say hello. 
You may say good-bye. 

I just want...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beautiful, chocolate, cinderella, heartbroken, holiday, holocaust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Childhood dreams part 1
When I was a child
Everything was magical
Full of mystery and the unknown
I read hundreds of books
The library my haven
My home
Hours upon hours
Night and day
I read...

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Categories: childhood, cinderella, dream, fairy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ALWAYS A PRINCESS
In my father's eyes, I'll always be his princess,
No matter how old I've grown, he still sees
His little girl, dancing across the invisible stage
Before him.
A...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinderella, beautiful, celebration, devotion, emotions, father daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pippa and Harry
Pippa, sans slipper,loves causing a fight
She dampened Kate's spotlight,inviting her spite
Pip's lured a  royal bastard, without much invite
And smiles sly and alluring, to the...

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Categories: cinderella, funny
Form: Rhyme
z is for Zaria , ABC of Disney Characters Contest
A is for Akela of Jungle Book fame
B is for Baloo from Jungle Book the same

C is for Cinderella what a pretty sight
D is for...

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Categories: cinderella, children,
Form: Couplet
A Grim Fairy Tale
I was born a girl
whose parent’s died.
Then given to others
whose social status was high.
Papa, the king, but died in war.
Mama, the queen, who didn’t marry...

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Categories: cinderella, fantasy, freedom, suicide, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Exit
Why are you here?

Your familiar skin,
Radiating miscellaneous emptiness

Trembling wanton security
Filled with finite smiles
Infinite complexities

Why should we indulge you again?

A rejected buffet of frozen tenderness,
Aching for...

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Categories: cinderella, identity, life, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Nook, A Storybook
In the attic of my childhood home was a nook,
      And there was a lovely window where sun poured in;
I...

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Categories: cinderella, adventure, books, peace, romance, words,
Form: Quatrain
Glass Slippers
You may not wear glass slippers
Or even wear a crown
You have no magic pumpkin
Or a fancy ballroom gown

But you're still my Cinderella
A princess in my...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinderella, lovemay,
Form: Rhyme