Child Poems | Examples of Child Poetry

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Categories: child, childhood,
New shoes
by Chelci Biggs
As a child I can remember,

How kids would point and whisper.

I ran every time to hide,

So they wouldn't see my cry.

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Categories: child abuse,
TODAY IN PARADISE
by Terry Reeves
Today was a good day - not even a fight,
Today you didn't chastise me - how's that?
It's all in the mix, I can engineer, play...

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Categories: abuse, africa, anti bullying, child abuse,
And Benue Tears Cried
by john chizoba vincent
Let's create two cities: death and tears,
We'll name our tears shitholes because we've forgotten why we were called so by he whom power rests on...

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Categories: addiction, adventure, anger, art, child abuse, childhood, crazy,
random
by davontay harris
release the soul when the birds burn, little girl cries in the middle of the forest while its raining blood at her finger tips ,...

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Categories: child abuse,
No One Is There
by shawna horsley
I'm crying out for someone,
But no one is there.
I'm crying out to anyone,
But still no one is there.
I cry out louder and louder each time,
But...

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Categories: child, humor, light,
Premium MemberAfoul of a Fowl
by Gregory R Barden

Time has come for getting tough
               For I have now had...

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Categories: break up, bridal shower, child abuse, childhood, grandchild,
Come closer 2
by bawa talwar
Come closer and remain so
You are shunned I know
 You don't  mean bad luck ,believe  me
I will prove them wrong just feel free
your...

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Categories: child, dream, moon, night,
Premium MemberThis Happy Memory
by Eve Roper
This Happy Memory

Spotted the moon out the window
and couldn't get outside quick enough.
I had always loved the moon's glow.
I used to think if I just...

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Categories: child, son,
Our first duet
by Anna Hopper
Revealing your eyes
Gave birth to my purpose
Awakened, I realized
I was now, above surface

For a brief moment
The others dispersed
I was now a deponent 
For magic on...

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Categories: child abuse,
Child Labour
by Dollin Holt
that
silken gown

when pressed hard 
against the nostrils

one is assailed by 
the sweat of child labour

he is just eleven and not in school 
when other children...

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Categories: child, depression, loss, rose,
The Rose
by Payton Avila
Darling,
She said,
Look away.
Why,
I say.
Never looking back,
Is what I say today.
Take this single rose,
She told me,
It will comfort you in the hard times to come.
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Categories: child, fun, work,
Leave Adult Behind Awhile
by robin davis
Adulthood can sometimes be
Pure maddened insanity
Leaving you confused and crazy
Sometimes you will feel hazy
With the responsibility
That you always have to see
So mature and do it...

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Categories: child,
Bright Eyes
by Laurie Woodward
Bright Eyes

What do you see, 
when you look up at me,
And your face lights up with a smile?

When you watch my face, 
and reach up...

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Categories: child, family, mother son,
Who is This
by Laurie Woodward
Who is this person I once knew 
as intimately as my own needs and desires? 

This entity so apart from me 
that I find I...

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Categories: child,
So many times I wanted it to be dead
by Sanja Cokolic
And you can't paint him a laugh

his face is a metal curtain
with attached sign -
no emotions allowed

you can't
nor you know how
and you gladly would

breathe life...

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Categories: child, daughter, freedom, home,
My Beautiful Dreamer
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
My Beautiful Dreamer
“thinks she goes unseen”, Her.
she’s a million miles away
lost in the Lilacs and
Chantilly Lace of 
her beautiful dream, her.

My Beautiful Dreamer
dreaming of a...

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Categories: child abuse,
Premium MemberSpeak Your Truth
by Laura Loo
So innocent and young with a bright future, 
she was touched in ways she wished to forget-
If only mommy could put a loving suture
on the...

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Categories: child abuse, christian, drug,
heaven's soilder on earth
by emmanuella eyefian
Journey Of  Heavens Solider On Earth 
Am a Solider stranger here in town?
Walking am so lonely
Just another soldier man-without guns
Yes am really lonely

I sojourn...

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Categories: child abuse,
UNITED
by Derek Van Til
"UNITED"

If you want to make a milestone in something you believe in
Now is the time to drop what you're doin'
Child abuse is happenin' more and...

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Categories: child abuse, father daughter,
Touched By Madness
by Janece Terry
In a day when mental illness 
was hidden behind a closed door,
A young girl lived but wished to die;
 she couldn't take it anymore.

No one...

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Categories: child, death, drug,
The Addict
by carlos trevino
Laying in the gutter a young
girl seemed asleep lamp posts 
look down at rats with greasy
black hair sniffing at her
arm people with thick overcoats 
walk...

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Categories: child abuse, courage, encouraging,
Be Not Afraid
by Wanda Bellmer
My days are long, but the nights are longer.
I can't wait for the day when I feel stronger!
My emotions are high, but my energy is...

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Categories: child, death, depression, funeral,
I Love You To The Moon
by Wanda Bellmer
Today I saw you crying
I sent you lots of love
I hope that you can feel lit
Sent from heaven above

I know you love me dearly
And I'd...

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Categories: child, love,
Ode To wren
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic
Ode To Wren

Her smile…
Could light
The darkest night

Her frown…
Turn the world
Upside down

She’s a circus…
She’s a sideshow
In her own special right

She’s a star…
That steals the show
Also a...

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Categories: child, daughter, inspiration, life,
My Daughter My Nation
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
The climate of Georgia
is diverse, 
considering the nation’s
small size.

She walks with her head 
held high, 
ultra dignified
My daughter,
whom I love “Most".

I am her Black Sea,
her...

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Categories: child,
Little girl sound
by Anna Hopper

I know she’s happy, I hear her sing
She sings through almost everything
A rub a dub dub, in her bubble filled tub
Ju Ju on that beat,...

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Categories: child abuse, cry, dad,
Whisky
by Kaitlyn Nelson
He took another gulp of whisky
She walked into the room even though she knew it was risky

The words he said were slurred
He grabbed another bottle...

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Categories: abuse, addiction, anger, child abuse, deep, depression,
Black and Blue
by Kaitlyn Nelson
The way she had been used
The black and blue that bruised
The way she knew he was abused

This gave him no excuse
She said it was just...

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Categories: child, jobs, mother,
Game of life
by Holly Moore
Game of life

In this game of life
We have all types of players

We have young and old
We have men an women

We have kings and queens
We have...

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Categories: 1st grade, anxiety, character, child abuse, food,
Premium MemberMy Blue Cheese is Mom I Don't Like This
by James Edward Lee Sr.
My Blue Cheese Is,  Mom I Don't Like This

"Oh, my wish is MOM do I have to eat this",
"My blue cheese is mushrooms must...

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Categories: child, confidence, confusion, cool,
The Frog in the Well
by Pankhudi Dixit
I talk to new face, and run different races,
And visit new places and I still have a restless soul..
I will imagine of the fairy
And the...

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Categories: child, faith, hope, loneliness,
The Abandon
by Linda Shierling
THE ABANDON
Living in the abandon, the abscense. Living in the questionable finality. Why else should one live if not for one another, why else should...

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Categories: absence, betrayal, child, child, childhood, emotions, hurt,
A Mothers Love
by Kelly Dickinson
They say a mothers love is the strongest?
They say the bond between mother and daughter
can’t be broken?

You walked along the street, never looking behind
I was...

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Categories: child, dance, inspirational, music,
Premium MemberTearing Down the Walls
by arthur vaso
Armies build great Walls
Children with smiles make then all fall

Embracing our children
We shall see love never war

When we mix like pink cocktails
We will dance to...

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Categories: child abuse, family, hurt,
Silence
by Shuntae King
Be quiet, be quiet kids
We don’t want to make daddy mad
We know how gets, he hits me 
Then we are all sad

Sometimes he hits you...

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