Child Poems | Poetry about and for Children

Child Poems. Below are examples of poems about children. This list of child poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Adults often write about children and remember with fascination their childhood. Thee poetic works focus on children and the things unique to them including nursery rhymes, funny lyrics, and rhyming child poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of child poetry. This list of poetic works about and for a child is an excellent resource for examples of how to write child poems.


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Premium Member Poem HURTING CHILDREN Demetrios Trifiatis Monoku child, future, hurt, political,
MENTAL HEALTH Terry Reeves Prose abortion, child, sick,
Premium Member Poem Let the Children Play John Anderson Free verse child, childhood, children, fun,
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Premium Member Poem Soul Cry Leanne Lovejoy-Burton Free verse abuse, america, child abuse,
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A Beautiful Day Casarah Nance Rhyme child, daughter, growing up,
WOULD PLAN B BRING CHANGE CHICANO EDDIE Free verse anxiety, child abuse, conflict,
THE WAY CHICANO EDDIE Free verse appreciation, child abuse, children,
Silence of the Saved Christopher Goss Free verse america, child abuse, how
The picture of a child Shubh Vimal Enclosed Rhyme child, allusion, angst, anxiety, art,
Love For You Dawa Zangpo Blank verse child, anti bullying, bangla, character,
Sorry for doing nothing Anthony Grider I do not know? abuse, anti bullying, child
Damocles Sword Renamed Donald Trump Dagger O' Type matthew harris Free verse child, 10th grade, 11th grade,
KARMA Kristin Bordelon Sonnet anger, betrayal, child abuse,
Eyes Of A Sunrise curtis johnson Couplet abuse, child, child abuse,
Premium Member Poem Why are there stars, Mommy Gershon Wolf Free verse child, creation, god, light,
My Miracle Mother Reena Choudhary I do not know? child, allusion, anger, best friend,
Plain Heart Of The Child Bernard F. Asuncion Choka child,
A Delicate Eye Sara Ajemyan Ode child, angel, appreciation, baby, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem PARK SWING Line Gauthier Haiku child, childhood, fun, uplifting,
Premium Member Poem Hollow Heidi Sands Free verse change, child abuse, sad,
Doris Day jan hansen Blank verse adventure, character, child abuse,
Abandoned fauxcroft wade Dramatic Verse child, death, horror, life,
Premium Member Poem WHAT CHILD IS THIS--- James Edward Lee Sr. Dramatic Verse beautiful, celebration, child,
hurt Allison watson Lyric abuse, anger, anxiety, child
Premium Member Poem THE TALE OF PRINCE AARON Line Gauthier Free verse adventure, child, fantasy, hero,
Premium Member Poem AFTERNOON DELIGHT Line Gauthier Haibun child, grandmother, home, rainbow,
Do not mess with mama bear robin davis Rhyme child, fear, grief, mom,
SOUND OF FAITH Orochi C. Joshua Rhyme africa, books, child, christian,
Premium Member Poem A Mother is the Center of the Universe Eve Roper Verse child, love, mother,
Hush Kenovia Mcneal Free verse child, childhood, suicide, voice,
Premium Member Poem Dancing Umbrellas Greg Gaul Couplet analogy, child, dance, fun,
Personal Cosmology Paul Gallagher Free verse child, dream, memory, nostalgia,
because Rohit Roy Prose Poetry abuse, anger, angst, child,
LETTER TO MY UNBORN CHILD Olufemi Oloye ABC child, birth, feelings, hope, longing,
I, A Grown Up Thalia Huevos Free verse child, emotions, growing up,
Premium Member Poem SOUNDS OF SILENCE Denise Hopkins I do not know? abuse, change, child abuse,
Cheat Robert Velves I do not know? anger, child, death, depression,
Birthday's Tomorrow JW Earnings Free verse child, dedication, happiness, happy
A little girl saved robin davis Rhyme child abuse, fear, feelings,
Lioness Bernice Makotanyane Free verse child,
Premium Member Poem Grandma's Red Balloon carlos trevino Free verse child, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Premium Member Poem A Kids Summer's Night Dream Carol Connell Free verse child, dream, humor, imagery,
Premium Member Poem What little girls are made of Richard Lamoureux Quatrain absence, beautiful, child, courage,
Time To Fly Melissa Oberlander Lyric child,
The Forbidden Fruit Rico Leffanta Verse bible, child, culture, fruit,
Ceremony of shame fauxcroft wade Free verse child abuse, family, marriage,
Goodbye because I Love You Loreli Perez Free verse child, family, father, feelings, mother,
Premium Member Poem Mom-What's That Smell Mark Toney Senryu car, child, family, farm,
Premium Member Poem My Uncle is Dead Caren Krutsinger Free verse child, childhood, irony, life,
Ohh Time, Just Hold Up Mansi Sharma Rhyme care, child, poetry,
Premium Member Poem The Little Match Girl Denis Briggs Rhyme child, dark, death, girl,
Premium Member Poem Roach Ross Blade Haibun abuse, anti bullying, child
My friend Roldan Uybubulante ABC child, analogy, autumn, boyfriend, change,
Premium Member Poem Pornography Ross Blade Haiku betrayal, child abuse, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Castles In The Sand Mark Toney Narrative beach, child, cry, metaphor,
My Childhood Frankii Fame Free verse child, teen,
Premium Member Poem When Nature Came To Life, Oh My Carrie Richards Free verse child, childhood, nature, summer,
Baby Love Faith Van Riel Verse celebration, child,
Premium Member Poem Silence Ross Blade Bio anxiety, child abuse, christian,
Premium Member Poem PTSD Ross Blade Bio anxiety, child abuse, childhood,
Red kite Simon Stafford Blank verse animal, bird, child, dark,
MONKEYS ARE BLESSINGS FROM GOD Beata Agustin Rhyme blessing, boy, child, god,
Day in and day out Chris McAfee Light Verse child, 1st grade, boy, my
Child Brian Densham Couplet child, life, memory, parents,
Thank-You Author Rhonda Kay Hero Free verse bereavement, boy, child, death,
the undead jan hansen Blank verse car, cat, child,
God needed Author Rhonda Kay Hero Free verse angel, childhood, death, i
Premium Member Poem Innocence Lost Ngoc Nguyen Haiku child abuse, childhood, city,
Happy Birthday In Heaven Author Rhonda Kay Hero Free verse child, death, heartbreak, sad,
My Boy Angela Carpenito Ballad best friend, child, feelings,
My Boy Angela Carpenito Ballad child, i love you,
Frontline Yahaya Chadi ABC child, 1st grade, abuse, africa,
That Little Face Timothy McGuire Free verse child, love,
Premium Member Poem Christening Day Mike Miller Narrative baptism, beautiful, blessing, child,
The Pearl and the Oyster Robert Bellam Free verse child, giving, imagination, loss, love,
Premium Member Poem Mirror to the past Heidi Sands Free verse angst, child abuse, memory,
Roses For Mom Joe Nguyen Free verse beautiful, blessing, character, child,
Fishing with witches roger turner Rhyme 2nd grade, child, nonsense,
WITH WORDS ENOUGH siyabonga nobangela I do not know? age, birth, child, hope,
What is love Eke jeffrey chinedu Prose Poetry child, death, loneliness, love,
WELL OF INNOCENCE Sylvia Chika Free verse abuse, child, child abuse,
Why Cassandra Justice Rhyme abuse, child abuse,
I love my mom Wilbert Dela Cruz Free verse child, inspirational love, love,
For My Mother Sadat Khan Bio child,
Daddy's Little Girl Todd Aguilar Jr. ABC baby, child, dad, daughter,
Bishop Bougram's Apology denis bruce Rhyme addiction, child abuse, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Tragedies Reflection Brian Davey Rhyme abuse, child abuse, childhood,
A Stranger In A Red Scarf Mike Gentile Free verse child, life, memory, old,
Premium Member Poem Their Image Forever Embedded Within My Mind Eve Roper Rhyme child, love,
Rough Childhood Ethan Hughes ABC 10th grade, abuse, child
Time Leo Mbalamana Leo Mbalamana Personification child, 12th grade, angel, blessing,
The Solo Swansong Orgasm Rebecca Huxley I do not know? abuse, betrayal, child abuse,
My child Laulindah Shiku Free verse child, feelings, i love
The Hired Shepherds Orochi C. Joshua Political Verse child, adventure, africa, anger, butterfly,
Premium Member Poem O Joy O Joy Gershon Wolf Rhyme baby, child, freedom, god,
Premium Member Poem In Heaven A LITTLE BABIES TEARS James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse child, allusion, baby, bereavement, character,
Premium Member Poem OH, go away yesterday Gershon Wolf Rhyme child abuse, children, family,
Premium Member Poem FALLEN EYES OF NIGHT nette onclaud Dramatic Verse absence, child,
Premium Member Poem STRANGERS CARE Giggles the Poet Brenda Keough Free verse beauty, birth, change, child,
Vegetable Emmanuel Damilare Crown of Sonnets 2nd grade, baby, child,