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Childhood Poems | Poems About Childhood

Childhood Poems. Below are examples of poems about childhood. This list of poetry about childhood is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of childhood poems or a list of childhood poetry. These examples show what childhood poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of childhood and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Growing Up Down In The South Hauser , Mike Rhyme childhood, life,
The Observer Coolidge, Cameron Prose childhood, happiness, imagery, snow,
Premium Member Poem From the Window to Now Heemstra, Robert Couplet childhood,
No Longer the Motherless Daughter Peralta, Stephani I do not know? childhood, daughter, mother daughter,
when you know only one thing Senft, Ashlea Free verse childhood, dark, death, fire,
Will I lose again Van Leeuwen, Scott Free verse childhood, depression, friendship,
Regrets And Sunsets johnson, curtis Light Poetry childhood, courage, god, poverty,
Chasing The Dream CHUAN SENG, KENG Free verse childhood, community, corruption,
When Was I Ever Vale, Amy Free verse childhood, parents,
Daddy's Girl Vale, Amy Free verse childhood, dad, daughter, father
destitute kid nair, sadashivan Prose Poetry boyfriend, child, child abuse, childhood, children, parents, violence,
Premium Member Poem STARGAZER AND THE OBSERVER Harris, Michael E. Rhyme childhood, for children, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Of Kings And Kids - Collaboration with White Wolf White, Darren Free verse childhood, nature,
Premium Member Poem Remember the Days Shaw, Kevin Rhyme childhood, humor, memory, nostalgia,
A velvet breath Peers, Chris Free verse childhood, death, loss, memory,
Premium Member Poem New Wilmington, PA Rodeheaver , Julie Free verse childhood, grandmother, memory, travel,
Premium Member Poem The Iron Lung Thompson, Janis Quatrain childhood, fear,
Remember When johnson, curtis Couplet childhood, friendship, fun, love,
Missing Dennis johnson, curtis Couplet america, baseball, basketball, child, childhood, children, friendship,
Learn to love myself Duffy, Alex Free verse childhood, dark, deep, depression,
Premium Member Poem Scared of the Dark Robinson Jr., Freddie Light Poetry childhood, fear, humorous, scary,
a need to go back CRESSWELL, PATRICIA Free verse childhood,
Premium Member Poem MISSING MURRAY, JEAN Sedoka childhood, children,
Premium Member Poem Our New Home Shaw, Kevin Rhyme childhood, football, home, loss,
Premium Member Poem In this house of madness Tsitsikroni, Klio Free verse childhood, growing up, life,
Little Tokens of Love Manoj, May Rhyme childhood, children, love, mother,
Kitchen Dancing Butler, Donna Free verse childhood, dance, family, growing
Letting Go Fons, Alexandria Narrative childhood, little sister,
The Forgotten Innocence Fons, Alexandria Ballad childhood, family,
Premium Member Poem Memories of Being Ten Rodeheaver , Julie Bio childhood, life, memory,
Premium Member Poem CHILDHOOD DREAM Emery, Judy Narrative childhood, cry, dream, voice,
Premium Member Poem Scrawny Kid Shaw, Kevin Rhyme childhood, courage, growing up,
Bullied Qamar, Amar Imagism childhood, children, discrimination, sad,
PREDILECTION Anderson, Shelza Ekphrasis absence, anger, change, child, childhood, endurance, growing up,
Teacher Oh Teacher Bavington , Bette Rhyme childhood, education, for kids,
Forever Child Chan, Bernard Quintain (English) appreciation, beauty, cheer up, childhood, growing up, nature,
wild rebellious Hughes, Ryan Free verse childhood, surreal,
Premium Member Poem Revised Favortism Sivey, Russell Free verse childhood, me, sister,
Premium Member Poem Revised Sleeping Youngling Sivey, Russell Rhyme childhood, mother, youth,
Dear MaMa lares, christin ABC childhood, conflict, depression, forgiveness,
The curfew Lou, Kitty Rhyme childhood,
Firefly Ruff, Nick Rhyme childhood, death, freedom, nature,
BASEBALL Cwiak, Dan Haibun childhood, for kids, friendship,
Sky Kurova, Eden I do not know? childhood, dream, perspective, society,
Oh child do you know Schroff, Diana Free verse childhood, dad, devotion, father
Gordon Shumway Smith, CharRon Clerihew childhood, earth, film, humor,
Premium Member Poem My Daughter at 17 Makama, Funom Limerick childhood, dad, daughter, growing
Premium Member Poem Young and Stubborn Makama, Funom Limerick childhood, children, epic, life,
Love You Father Banu, sabeeha Rhyme childhood, father, father daughter,
Premium Member Poem I Remember Rodeheaver , Julie Bio childhood, cousin, dad, family,
What's Color Bavington , Bette Rhyme adventure, america, beautiful, childhood, education, fun, mystery,
Pure Pleasure Bavington , Bette Rhyme childhood, confidence, education, encouraging,
Little boy lost Paxton, Jamee Ballad childhood, father son, poetry,
The Dingle Elston, Jackie I do not know? childhood, dream, summer,
Premium Member Poem My Mothers Seeds Emery, Judy Sonnet absence, abuse, betrayal, childhood, cry, voice, writing,
To loves you thought you could never lose fields, verlecia Bio childhood, dark, family, funny,
Mind Stories Elston, Jackie Free verse childhood, innocence,
Premium Member Poem Bosnia Village Girl 1995 Bdosa, Vee Sonnet childhood, god, hate, war,
Self Reflection Simone, Renie Free verse appreciation, change, childhood, i miss you,
Childhood summers Hopper, Anna Rhyme childhood, memory, summer,
Premium Member Poem We Don't Want To Grow Up Sheaffer, Elisabeth Rhyme childhood, friendship,
Premium Member Poem A memory came knocking Tsitsikroni, Klio Free verse childhood, life,
Love On Lockdown johnson, curtis Narrative childhood, dog, emotions, feelings,
Welcome Home Brother Bah, Mohamed Manzur Idyll (Idyl) childhood,
Premium Member Poem THOSE WERE THE DAYS Strand, Brian Verse childhood, history, nostalgia,
Premium Member Poem Brambling days Smith, Gary Rhyme childhood, fruit, memory, sun,
DREAM OF WEEDS Routray, Adya Upasana Prose Poetry childhood, children, education, humanity,
Hot Comb Brown, Angela Blank verse childhood,
Vacuum Cleaning Bavington , Bette Rhyme childhood, education, encouraging, fun,
Myrtle Street Hurlin Shelton, Mark Free verse childhood, youth,
Childish Dreams Iljina-Pechenova, Valentina Rhyme childhood, christmas, dream,
My Little Sis Bradfield, Larry Quintain (English) childhood, loss,
Pig Youth 2009 Scogin, Joshua W. I do not know? childhood, children, desire, family,
kites flown glaciers, stone Ode childhood, confusion, dad, daughter,
Eternally Six Smith, Darlene I do not know? childhood, family, fun, happiness,
Premium Member Poem Mama dont go Makama, Funom Limerick childhood, goodbye, mother, mum,
Take Responsibility Runyan, Janet Bio addiction, betrayal, child abuse, childhood, conflict, corruption, culture,
Premium Member Poem Far away Krampe, Agnes Blank verse childhood, home,
Premium Member Poem Family Battaglino, Andrew Rhyme childhood, family, father, mother,
Robbed at a tender age Kamusa , Paul Free verse absence, angel, beauty, care, childhood, humanity, innocence,
The Magic Land Broadbent, Robert Light Poetry childhood,
The Rocking Horse Cowboy Broadbent, Robert Light Poetry childhood, fun,
Forgotten Telling, Katie Free verse childhood, identity, lost,
Premium Member Poem The Call Of Tortillas Connell, Carol Tanka childhood, food, humor,
Premium Member Poem And Then It Stopped Connell, Carol Rhyme childhood, fear, humor,
Know thy place Flaherty, Christopher Free verse childhood,
The Village Fete Keeling, Tracey Quatrain childhood, community, family, fun,
I watched a Grown Man Cry Warner, Michael I do not know? childhood, dad, father son,
Premium Member Poem Nomad Child Blackie, Alexander Prose childhood, children, conflict, endurance,
Ketchup Up Poetry, Plant A Tree Couplet childhood, funny, imagination, kid,
Silence harris, anita Free verse abuse, anger, child abuse, childhood, horror,
Blooming Me Shagun, RA Lyric beautiful, celebration, childhood, cinderella, fairy, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem Gone Fishing Duncan, Debbie Free verse childhood, imagination,
Premium Member Poem New to a T Lee Sr., James Edward Haiku allusion, analogy, beauty, celebration, childhood, gender, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Kite Soars with Xylophagous Lee Sr., James Edward ABC childhood, flying, games, image,
Happy days Kinch , Elizabeth Acrostic childhood, happy, love, memory,
Dear Dad Garcia Howard Bramble, Patricia Free verse absence, anger, bereavement, betrayal, childhood, dad, daughter,
Mother pie, crizz ABC addiction, care, change, childhood, deep, identity, mother,
Daydreaming Or Learning Bavington , Bette I do not know? childhood, fun, growing up,
To the Souls of Auschwitz Crematoriums Corey, Hannah Free verse childhood, children, wisdom, world