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Best My Child Poems

Below are the all-time best My Child poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of my child poems written by PoetrySoup members


Goodbye, My Child
Where cradled canyons sing
Of ebony wood in the forest
There lies a gurgling spring
Where cockcrows sing their chorus
To the melody of singsong birds
There I’ve concealed my...

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Categories: my child, adventure, allegory, angel, art, baby, beach,
Form: Rhyme



The Clouds
"HOLDING HIS HAND"

*The Voice*
God, can I hold your hand and follow you?

"Gods voice"
My child, it is I who will walk with you! You walked down...

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Categories: my child, angel, beautiful, beauty, blessing, child, day,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member POOR PETER PUMPKIN
Poor Peter Pumpkin had a very itty bitty head.
So the farmer made him stay inside the garden bed.

The farmer said that he was going to...

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Categories: my child, fantasy, halloween, humorous,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Tissue Box
like visitors from outer space
they came with tears, and lined the sidewalk
long in face, and arms embracing
some (I have no inkling) who
they were or why...

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Categories: my child, child, cry, daughter, grief, loss, my
Form: Free verse
Held aloft
We'd laid old George to rest the week before,
at ninety-one he now rejoined his wife,
no heirs to his estate, so one thing more
to do, and...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: my child, heartbreak,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member When I hold your hand
When I hold your hand, happily you trek along 
Because you trust me to know where I'm going.
Listening to my stories, you hold my sight...

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Categories: my child, care, children, parents,
Form: Verse
Little Wishes
Little wishes on great big stars.
Daughter, I make a wishes for you.
Keep on growing and keep on smiling.
And I'll keep loving all that you do.

Little...

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Categories: growing up, mother daughter, my child,
Form: Rhyme
Mesmerized
I paint your beauty in my heart and mind  
in swirling strokes of wind squalls and light;
the youthful lift of limbs of early spring,...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: my child, child, love, mother daughter, parents,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Poor Peter Pumpkin
Poor Peter Pumpkin had a very itty bitty head.
So the farmer made him stay inside the garden bed.

The farmer said that he was going to...

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Categories: my child, fantasy, funny, holiday,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Be on Guard Against Poets
My sweet child
My daughter
Be on guard
Be on guard of the man
Who plays on your heartstrings…
Not with flirtatious smile
Nor with flexed muscles
Not with devouring eyes
Nor with...

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Categories: my child, mother daughter, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God's Kind Of Poetry
I see God in nature, surrounded in the beauty of our earth.
As God may speak with his spark of life dwelling in me,
Expressed though HIS...

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Categories: my child, beauty, devotion, poetry,
Form: Terza Rima
Dear Humanity:
Dear Humanity:

You know I love you, right?
Stop calling me Mother Nature!
I hate that!
Genderless am I…
Oh, yeah, I get the ‘bring life forth’ bit,
creator of new...

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Categories: my child, corruption, earth, humanity, pollution,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member The True Mother






“The True Mother”




What part of a heart
in another could one trust
when betrayal comes
like a silver bullet words and deeds
sharp piercing to burrow 
bleed out Life’s...

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Categories: my child, betrayal, imagery, love, mother daughter, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mysterious Child
Entirely made of us, yet somehow not
a part of us, how can you even be?
Why can’t we feel your thoughts and dreams, and what
are you...

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Categories: beautiful, child, love, mother, my child,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Mothers heart



My heart is full of unbounded love
Bleeding sacrifice and pain 
Spilling over with devotion
pouring down like monsoon rain

With the vastness of the ocean 
It beats...

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Categories: my child, daughter, emotions, heart, love, mother daughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Haunt Me No More
#2 to the Motivational Series

Haunt me no more

Your words will haunt me no more
They will not close me in, I will not shut the door
I...

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Categories: my child, inspirational, motivation,
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: my child, birth, body, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Santa's Synchronized Trip
Don't worry my child
if it is or not snowing,
be sure that old Santa
will get where he's going.
And though he prefers his
fast reindeer and sleigh;
old Santa...

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Categories: my child, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member That Still Small Voice
In still small voice you spoke to me
And whispered oh, so earnestly
“Be careful, child, this will not do
You wander far for pastures new…

Be careful, child,...

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Categories: my child, god, prayer, relationship,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Speaking with a loud quiet voice
You speak into your child's life in whispers
With the strength of the four winds
No need for yelling
For your child has expectant ears

Wisdom
A fathered gift
Born out...

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Categories: my child, blessing, father,
Form: Free verse
ANTHONY
An angel gave wings to you so you can fly
Never will life pass you by
Toward the sky you will guide
Hovering above the world so high
On...

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Categories: my child, angel, dedication, flying, for him, my
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member The Whore and the Sea part 2
You know sailor man,
You woke the spirit in me
I thought you were drunken and carefree
I could not hope or dream
The whore of the seas must...

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Categories: my child, allegory, angel, destiny, french, imagination, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Song of Michael's Rose
The cottage reeks with
fluid tides of hope,
incessantly commanding.
My baby’s here.
I’ve still no word 
coming down the line from Dover.
Winter’s gone...
Spring rains have come
and with it...

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Categories: my child, me,
Form: Narrative
Birth of Spring
Winter finally exhales its last frozen breath
as I inhale victory over our duel with death.
Slowly, the snow melts from its deep drifts,
as we cross life's...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: my child, baby, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Father's Face
From somewhere far beneath,
My father's face is rising to replace my own.
Each year the brightly silvered surface of my mirror
Reveals some other common feature
Pushing its...

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Categories: my child, father, life, nostalgia, philosophy,
Form: Blank verse