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Best Happy Birthday Poems

Below are the all-time best Happy Birthday poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of happy birthday poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Andrea's Happy Birthday
 
A
 N ew friend
  D ays old now
   R are are they in
    E very way, special, 
...

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Categories: happy birthday, birthday, tribute,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member Happy Birthday Ms Johnson
The price of wisdom won't go unpaid
As lessons learned enshrine their toll
But dreams will ne'er submit to grey
Nor the immortality of your soul

So sing o'...

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Categories: happy birthday, birthday,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Happy Birthday Mom and Dad

Oh countless oaths are given to true love

          Still few can so survive life's passing tests

...

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Categories: happy birthday, appreciation, birthday, dad, family, mom, soulmate,
Form: Sonnet
BLUE OCTOBER
Introducing: Leonora Galinta & Poet Destroyer

I was awoken by the effulgent smiles of sunlight 
Dancing on my window pane with great delight 
A jovial repartee...

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Categories: happy birthday, adventure, beautiful, blue, celebration, dance, dedication,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love Sleeps, Never Dies
An old man
A Grumpy bitter old man
Bitter face
Red nose
Wrinkled beady eyes
Scruffy clothes his best attire

Life has not been kind
So his bitter words bite those around
He...

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Categories: happy birthday, angel, beauty, child, hope, solitude,
Form: Light Verse



POETRY CAKE
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A         L
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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebrity, happy birthday,
Form: Concrete
Birthday Extravaganza: Lovely Roses On Your Special Day
                        ...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, birthday,
Form: Concrete
Andrea
A sweet ray of sun on an autumn breeze
Nestled amongst arms in nature's way
Dreaming dreams and living scenes 
Right in front of our very eyes
Etching...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, birthday,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Hocus Pocus
Hocus Pocus

Poets are like magicians.
They trick the heart into feeling, 
“things” they had no idea, were there at all. 

Sadly poets don’t always know how...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, 12th grade, abortion, abuse, allah, america,
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: happy birthday, beautiful, chocolate, cinderella, heartbroken, holiday, holocaust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In My Place
I have been put in my place many times
Told how to talk
What to think
How I need to look a certain way
Be the way I'm suppose...

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Categories: happy birthday, angst, identity, journey,
Form: Free verse
A Birthday Poem For My Very Special Friend
A  Birthday Poem For My Very Special Friend
(This is also composed  for my dear friend, PD)

Your birthday is indeed  a great time...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, birthday, dedication, friend, friendship, happy, love,
Form: Rhyme
LindaMarie The Sweetheartof P S
  ~ Linda-Marie The Sweetheart of P. S. ~

When it comes to a friendly hi!
One of the best poetry, hearts we can't deny!

Our Sweetheart...

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Categories: happy birthday, addiction, beach, beautiful, care, dedication, friendship,
Form: Couplet
A Lifelong Match
Spring is here - scents the air
You've come from somewhere
Moving in next to my home
Your aura blooms bright n' warm

I'm Already thinkin' here's a new...

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Categories: happy birthday, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Canvas
The Canvas
She painted her emotions with a dark brush
My heart sunk into her canvas
Transported to an endless sadness
She greets me there with a smile
Her light...

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Categories: happy birthday, depression, dream, forgiveness, girl, paradise,
Form: Free verse
ANDREA

A  way in lush gardens of America

N  ightangles are all in a warbling orchestra

D  azzling dandelion beauty of  September Sunshine

R ...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, celebration,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Her Way
There once was a time
I called you just about every day
Years ago, that almost feel like yesterday
My friends may have thought I was a mama's...

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Categories: happy birthday, mothers day,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member JEAN
Jubilation filled the room and lit my mother’s face on her 80th birthday.

Everyone she loved, both friends and family, had come from near and far...

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Categories: happy birthday, mother,
Form: Acrostic
October Golden Chain
Percussion plays once in a while beyond its curtain
In duo with the flash of paparazzi’s capturing film
Prelude to an exhilaration of blissful days’ chain
Where rain...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, celebration, october,
Form: Pantoum
Dear Victor
Dear Victor

The day you walked in I was just ten years old and for the first time I felt the gentle butterfly flutters of a...

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Categories: happy birthday, childhood, first love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member On My Own
On My Own

It is early in the day for most. 
I am just going to sleep. ‘
This will make many people angry. 
But at times,...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, abortion, absence, abuse, addiction, allah, angel,
Form: Narrative
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: happy birthday, 12th grade, cinderella, happy, hello, hero,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Another One Down
Another One Down
And another one bites the dust. 

Marriage. 
My friend, my neighbor, the lady next door, 
Rampant miscalculations of being too nice, 
two people...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: happy birthday, appreciation, betrayal, divorce, drink, grief, heartbreak,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A Beautiful Friend


“There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met.” - Jim Henson

Most people hopefully know that feeling
when things just happen to “click” between...

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Categories: happy birthday, friend,
Form: Prose
Remember remember Mum
Remember remember Mum when we were small.
Holding hands as we learnt to walk,
Teaching us how to talk.
On the swing you'd push us high
Till our feet...

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Categories: age, birthday, daughter, happy birthday, love,
Form: Free verse