Best Innocence Poems
Below are the all-time best Innocence poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of innocence poems written by PoetrySoup members
The Last Good Days of Innocence
innocence, lost, sorrow,
A rose held before the dawn, overwhelmed by benevolent beauty,
its virginity violated by hostel hands,
only then will it reveal its blood-stained thorns,
where infatuated innocence is...
The Instincts of Innocence
I reflect upon a word -
To understand more fully what it means,
I think of what it conjures up for me -
My Darling Boy
analogy, boy, childhood, innocence,
Oh, have you seen my darling boy,
blond hair, like corn...
Lips Forever Joined
first love, happiness, innocence,
Kiss me passionately
Kiss with untetherd lips
Lips that are ripe
Lips that long to know everything
Everything waits for it's time
Everything has possibilities
Possibilities beyond limitations
Possibilities are laying in...
innocence, children, conflict, future, humanity,
You see hope when two kids share marbles between a volatile border.
children, happiness, innocence,
The child is a poet with innocent eyes
And a bumpity A-B-C rhyme,
A dancer whose feet with the rhythm of life
Move in jubilant one-two-three time.
analogy, childhood, emotions, innocence,
Childhood is a ship,
preparing to set sail,
but not all harbors are kind
the ocean a mysterious enigma.
Not all inflictions are visible,
some bruises remain invisible.
Not all trauma...
desire, heart, innocence, june,
What softness in silence amidst the cacophony of a spin cycle world war.
Lying next to your glow in sleep's stillness, careful of your bandaged hand.
THE BROKEN DOLL
innocence, abuse, childhood, conflict, fear,
Walls of silence hold,
The child held within,
Cries out for release.
Relative solitude comforts,
Not the tortured soul,
Inward coiling withdrawing,
Agony And Ecstasy
innocence, beach, beautiful, imagery, imagination,
Cascading waves wash ashore
tickling our toes as they ebb and flow,
set a thousand jewels sparkling
on the shoal...
Smiles summon sweet emotions
as we stroll upon the...
Sonnet 28 'I Think I Know the Name of Purity'
for her, innocence, integrity,
I think I know the Name of Purity,
It is Your Name -- it holds clear water well!
A Chalice carved almost to shattering,
A white rose, that...
innocence, appreciation, celebrity, child, environment,
~It's a Beautiful Day~
Under every star,
A smile waltz-like no other
Once a simple cherry blossom girl,
enjoying puppets and lullabies.
Sitting in front of the screen
Una and the Lion
animal, girl, happiness, innocence,
This world of trouble soon will pass
For there beyond the crystal glass
A lamb and lion tread the grass
Beside a lass, beside a lass
This cord of...
innocence, betrayal, conflict, confusion, growing
Somewhere someplace not far away a couple lied together.
No talk about the future no talk about forever.
They had lovers of their own their lovers...
dream, innocence, life,
I was a fool.
I was a fool searching for reasons why.
Reasons why I
Grin with sudden boy giggles
As if Karma was my DJ,
Playing cotton candy woven...
White is the tiny jasmine growing in my garden
The soft snow that falls on my nose
The cumulus that drifts in the blue sky
The heart of...
beauty, child, imagination, innocence,
cloudbursts of thought
flare billows of young imagination -
daydreamers ride the mind of story-time
using wands of
November 28, 2020
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This Beautiful Brown Eyed Boy
innocence, black african american, boy,
He was skipping along, swinging his arms and laughing
At what I don't know.
His grandmother, lagging a few steps behind, was laughing at him I suppose.
THE WHISTLING HAMLET
innocence, community, earth, education, encouraging,
A whistling wheezing hamlet, whispering and emanating, tunes euphonic,
In a remote isolated valley, far-flung from the abode of the temporal,
Warbling quietly to whistle...
Curious George and Winnie
innocence, adventure, child abuse, childhood,
I remember Christopher Robin
When helping Pooh find honey
Was my biggest problem
I remember the blustery days
We trusted each other in every way
I remember When we helped...
innocence, beauty, creation, cute love,
I took her hand at sweet sixteen
Kissed her on the cheek
The clouds looked down
We were about to be drowned
No umbrellas to protect our dreams
When Love Was Innocent
innocence, love, nostalgia,
Sing for me the sweetest song
of love when life was still so young.
Those tender times and days devoid
of cares and wants troubling the...
The Corruption Of My Lust For Life
bereavement, death, innocence, loss,
Hibiscus rays of light
bring the sunrise out of darkness
with a bloom of ravishing red passion ~
Oh! How I despise her blushing optimism
and lust for life!
innocence, black african american, discrimination,
My first doll
Smelled like chocolate
And her skin
Just as dark
I adored her
Innocent as I was
I could have
My precious doll
Could have been
The equivalent of a...
innocence, loss, , cute,
I am a balloon, happy and free
My friends and I brighten every party
Festival colors, waving animation
My life is all about the celebration
I wait in a...