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Birthday Poems | Happy Birthday Poems as a Gift

Birthday Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry for birthdays. This list of happy birthday poems and wishes is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read and share poems about happy, sad, or funny birthdays and more. How about giving a poem as a gift to your special someone to wish them a happy birthday? Create a birthday card poem too. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of birthday poetry.

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Time Capsule
This is a flag planted in territory I could not hope to control. A buoy dropped in space that will never be sighted again. A desperate note protected by a fragile bottle in the fathomless oceans. Why does...Read More
Categories: age, birthday, time,
Form: Free verse



Grand-Son-In-Law
GRANDSON-IN-LAW This wish is filled with lots of fun For my grandson-in-law Andrew He will turn 37 in the year of 2021 And will carry a few memories too He married my granddaughter Becoming my grandson-in-law He is a loving husband...Read More
Categories: birthday, family, grandmother, grandson,
Form: Narrative
Not An Easy Task
Poetry is no picnic, The writer needs awareness; Emotion is specific, The words are not meaningless. Form: Tanaga...Read More
Categories: birthday,
Form: Quatrain
For my daughter
Dancing stars The night is here Moon is clear Another autistic year You have so many fears I love you even though you Are unclear:...Read More
Categories: birthday, absence, addiction, angel, appreciation,
Form: Ballad
My Grandmother
My Grandmother,she was a pot of roses She was a band of poses She loved me very much I know!!!...Read More
Categories: birthday, allah, anniversary, appreciation, art,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member PARTY
People arrive, bringing presents which are wrapped in pretty pink packaging. Parents have organised pizza and ice cream then pamper sessions as treats - pass the parcel's passé! Pleiades P Poetry Contest Sponsored by Kim Merryman 6 Syllables per line checked with HMS 04/09/21 ...Read More
Categories: birthday, celebration,
Form: Verse
April 9th 2021 birthday poem for dearly departed papa
April 9th, 2021 birthday poem for dearly departed papa Elysian fields embraced dada's soul which rocketed into aerospace (courtesy General Electric satellite) just a tad more'n six months ago, nevertheless melancholy still plucks mine heart strings. Mine psyche still situated awry placid countenance...Read More
Categories: birthday, absence, angel, april, bereavement,
Form: Rhyme
Tissues Paper
Assorted colors It is used for the gift wrap Then would be placed in a gift bag For a special gift...Read More
Categories: birthday, celebration, fun,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Reflections on My Seventieth Birthday - Revised
Categories: birthday, emotions, introspection, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WHO'S GOING TO DARE STOP ME
It’s my birthday and I’ll cry it I want to Everything reminds me of the loss of you Everything reminds me of the love of you It’s my birthday and I’ll cry it I want to posted on...Read More
Categories: birthday, cry, grief,
Form: Rhyme
The Man in the Frame
The familiar pit in my stomach From the hole in my heart April 6th in 2011 was our first month apart It was your Birthday It felt so strange not to call my friend But, as they say,...Read More
Categories: angel, birthday, death, death
Form: Rhyme
Till The Morning
Happy birthday, Sister Nelding, The sky waits for the day to dawn; The moon is bright till the morning, And the evening shadows are gone. Topic: Birthday of Nelding Briñas (April 02) Till The Morning...Read More
Categories: birthday,
Form: Quatrain
Never Give In
Happy birthday, dear Jona Lyn, God's servant follows the Lord's will; Children of God never give in To temptation of the devil. Topic: Birthday of Jona Lyn Canino (April 02)...Read More
Categories: birthday,
Form: Quatrain
The Movie
Have a blessed birthday, Shirley, Horror film brings agitation; The movie's story is scary, Causing fright and trepidation. Topic: Birthday of Shirley Sayno (April 02)...Read More
Categories: birthday,
Form: Quatrain
In A Hurry
Happy birthday, Sister Lorie, Heavy traffic is a problem; The workers are in a hurry, The vehicles are in column. Topic: Birthday of Lorie V. Pasicolan (April 02)...Read More
Categories: birthday,
Form: Quatrain

Specific Types of Birthday Poems

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