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Best Newborn Poems

Below are the all-time best Newborn poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of newborn poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Newborn Flowers
A broken heart 
who humbly cries 
As the flames began melting 
tears hidden under the seabed

Sizzling hot a trail 
sparkles into the night sky
love comes...

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Categories: newborn, angel, beautiful, beauty, blessing,
Form: Quatrain



where barren branches touch newborn leaves
Scurrying on my way home, a little leaf catches my eye, and I am compelled yet again to slow down.

a whirlwind of thoughts
compete with swaying...

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Categories: newborn, absence, introspection, leaving, life,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member - Newborn Flowers -

A broken heart 
who humbly cries 
As the flames began melting 
tears hidden under the seabed

Sizzling hot a trail 
sparkles into the night sky
love comes...

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Categories: newborn, beauty, blessing, feelings, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Age of Poet Destroyer
A diamond in the Frost ... I am Emily, gazing through the years, 
Like Poe from rancid taste and dark smoke shadows
Florescent waste escaping a...

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Categories: newborn, community, pride, princess, strength,
Form: Epic
Premium Member I am not Brave
How brave the amaryllis is
emerging naked from the soil,
an umber golden spear to pierce
the heresy of August air.

I am not brave like pilgrim bulbs,
though planted...

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Categories: newborn, color, flower, metaphor, nature,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member Toddler Sky
-Toddler Sky-

Down where I sleep, 
You hold me, embrace my every way
The Marks up on my skin
You caress, taking away from the ugliness

Watching the simple...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newborn, blue, body, childhood, how
Form: Free verse
Love Is
Love is a rainbow mirrored in the sky
Its free, its beautiful and tells no lies

A gleaming reflection
Upon the still of a pond
The dewy mist on...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newborn, beautiful, devotion, happiness, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Son Nathaniel
She is searching for the son taken  from her arms 
 simply because she was believed to be a child herself.
She was unable to...

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Categories: newborn, baby, cute, sad,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member HOLY IS THE LAMB

    You must teach me to be humble 
    For love is the reason you died 
  ...

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Categories: newborn, religious,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Delicate Balance, Divine And Fragile -


Always inside living thoughts 
Once held a vision adoring thee  
Beholding beams though these eyes
Star spangled one look totally breathless  

This heart's calling...

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Categories: newborn, beauty, blessing, destiny, heart,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Sparkling Blossoms In One Star -

My dearest orchid 
Eastern flower of divine beauty
You whisper my name raising the spirit high

Jasmine sweetly kissing air 
In one breath of your aroma 
Drifting...

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Categories: newborn, beauty, dream, happiness, love,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Winter Blues
Another year has come - chillingly -
and more chillingly for me than in decades heretofore.
I watch it ranting from my window as I recall. ....

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Categories: newborn, me, new year, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HEAR EAR
Over recent months I’ve had trouble with my hearing…
Misinterpreting what is being said isn’t so endearing


Take a step back and think of all the things...

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Categories: newborn, health, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Awaken the Dawn
The east began blushing behind the trees
While the moon hung over the lea
And the velvet of night turned to sapphire hue
Like the blue of a...

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Categories: newborn, naturesun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A Good News Story
Cesarean birth

a newborn hugs his mom's face -

his cheek pressed to hers. . . 

pulled away from her, he screams

some bonds cannot be broken...

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Categories: newborn, baby,
Form: Tanka
Christmas Magic
The magic came to Christmas Day when shepherds first were told, 
When wise men brought their frankincense, their myrrh and gifts of gold, 
When heaven...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newborn, family, happiness, holiday, inspirational,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Natural Born Dreamers
"Still Born"

Shh!! Mommy, quiet, quiet she is still sleeping
Shh!! Mommy, quiet, quiet she is off dreaming
Shh!! Mommy, before you wake her: “My baby sister!”

Now look...

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Categories: newborn, baby, death, loss, me,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member March Babies
The newborn wolves, March babies, cannot see.
They need their mothers, like all creatures do.
In just two weeks, they crawl; then wondrously,
they view their world through...

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Categories: newborn, animal,
Form: Sonnet
Talk to me
Talk to me
otherwise I'll disturb you,
I'll follow you everywhere 
and sneak into your mind
silently.

From the busy street
to your lonely room,
in the hectic hour 
and in...

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newborn, love, romance,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member A Spring Miracle
April's mist has filtered the early sunrise,
Meadows spread their blankets of colored rainbows
Newborn lambs have nestled in clover cradles,
christened by dewdrops 





___________________
By Carrie 3/17/15
For Craig's...

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Categories: newborn, beauty, morning, nature, spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member O Holy Night
O holy night when Christ was born,
And in a manger laid;
What love decreed that God should be
The child of a maid?
O holy night the inn...

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Categories: newborn, angel, child, christmas, god,
Form: Quatrain
Our First Gift Rediscovered
Those old memories crash
     Like frenzied hurricane waves
          Upon our sand and...

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Categories: newborn, imagination, life, love, passion,
Form: Epyllion
Premium Member A Mother's Ears
A Mother’s Ears


A mother’s ears become magic
the minute she hears her newborn cry—
nature turns up the volume
like at no other time.

The slightest cry, whimper, sneeze,...

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Categories: newborn, baby, dedication, mother,
Form: Free verse
Christmas with Christ - Melchoir's Story
Christmas with Christ – Melchoir’s Story

Wondrous symbols and signs appear in the heavens,
heralding that an amazing event is about to happen…
the birth of a royal...

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Categories: newborn, christmas, jesus, joy, peace,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Famous Last Line
Original Poem - Dreams Still Grow


Once I felt the warmth of balmy spring...
breathed deep the scent of blossoms, fresh and pure...
I thrilled to sounds of...

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Categories: newborn, age, inspirational, life,
Form: Iambic Pentameter