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College Poems - Poems about College

College Poems - Examples of all types of poems about college to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for college.
Pundits Of Ruin
...Do nothings wth tenure poseurs sublime Their barrels sit empty coated with lime The space they take up much better off closed For those they have poisoned — Hades to know (Ha......Read the rest...
Categories: college, imagery,
Form: Rhyme

Why Me?
...4 months 4 months of I love you’s and late-night conversations Conversations about college and dogs and anything we could think of Conversations about how many kids we wanted and what we wanted to......Read the rest...
Categories: college, 12th grade, betrayal, true
Form: Free verse
... On our walk the other morning as we reached the water’s edge…much to our surprise there among the usual animals…we saw a swarm of dragonflies. Flying around us willy-nilly…apparently without a ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, humor, nature,
Form: Rhyme
... Authentic An American hero that's all you have to be An Italian restaurant ad in pink Miami and the bright pleas of a broken black poet and her crooked shoes in a bedroom c......Read the rest...
Categories: college, mother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Legendary Teacher and Student
...Born in New England in the wake of the Civil War, Her folks fled Irish famine and landed on our shore. At age five, she took sick, losing almost all her sight. At eight, her mother died, and h......Read the rest...
Categories: college, education, hero, inspirational, school,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Missin kissin I'm No Spring Chicken I'm All Out Of Luck
...Whoever invented the Kiss I'd like to shake their hand But I won't Because I'm shortsighted and always miss It wouldn't be such a problem If I had Mick Jaggers's lips But the boss My Mrs do......Read the rest...
Categories: college, divorce, farewell, kiss,
Form: Free verse
Love on the 501
...Waiting at the bus stop, it started with a glance, but somehow, they got talking, pretty much by chance, when the 501 arrived, they both went up the stairs, where luckily there was, a front se......Read the rest...
Categories: college, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Harry Picks up Sheryl from the Airport
...Sheryl had never been a fan of public affection. Harry knew this, but he was hoping. When they parted she had used the term “boy next door”. He saw that as a brush off. She had been attending c......Read the rest...
Categories: college, desire, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Eternal Summer And Spring
...No, I am neither dreaming nor fantasizing of being in Heaven, I am talking about enjoying every second of my sweet vacation. We are driving and cruising with the wind, in our way to Key West. The ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, blessing, celebration, fantasy, fun,
Form: Rhyme
The Love Of His Life
...George was sitting in his favorite chair looking out his favorite window. He lived in an old farm house that his wife Betty and he enjoyed throughout the years. George was a farmer and loved growing......Read the rest...
Categories: college, love, marriage,
Form: Narrative
I wish I had--
...I wish I had been kind to Dad Mostly I tried... but left him mad I wanted him to be less sad I would prefer to make him glad Buy him new shirts perhaps in plaid However he likes ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, dad, father daughter, i
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wind Beneath My Wings, Tribute to Elena
... “ Did I ever tell you, you are my hero? Did I ever tell you, you are everything I wanted to be? For, I can fly higher than an eagle, You are the wind beneath my wings!” ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, birthday, inspiration, mother daughter,
Form: Ode
Premium Member The Upper Crust
...Where learned men converse On college grounds traverse Those lads debonair and debutantes fair With diamonds in their purse By limousine conveyed Their education's paid A most common tale of ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, america,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mixed Poetry Contest--I Came to Teach
...In 1994 I was at a crossroads in my life. I felt desperate-desperate for a job and for work that impassioned me; desperate to change my routine and surroundings; desperate for adventure; desperate to......Read the rest...
Categories: college, teacher,
Form: Free verse
Zenith University
... Zenith University I am a proud graduate  of Zenith University,  where the quality stays on  until the little dot  shrinks and goes away.  I attended that fine institution  with ......Read the rest...
Categories: college, appreciation, celebrity, education, fun,
Form: Rhyme

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