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Graduation Poems | Examples of Graduation Poetry

Graduation Poems - Examples of all types of graduation poetry to share and read. This list of graduation poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of graduation poetry. This list of works about graduation is an excellent resource for examples on how to write graduation poems.

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Power Play
How can we stop misuse of power play? An egalitarian society is what we need today Egalitarianism will bring prosperity for each gender Handcuffs for exploited hands and full stop for offender Do you know what is egalitarianism? A remedy...Read More
Categories: graduate, graduation, mentor, power,
Form: Didactic

Character defines personality A noble character is simple, decent and kind An awakened character is clear, straightforward and true The beauty of character lies in the respect of human body An exalted character uplifts righteous morals Ups and downs may...Read More
Categories: character, graduate, graduation, humanity,
Form: Didactic
Why should we respect a saint who eats apples while his neighbors are hungry Why should we respect a saint who sits with Dons and stands with corrupt Politicians Why should we respect a saint who is...Read More
Categories: graduation, 12th grade, character, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Last Campfire II
False Dawn Horizon The Unknowing of Known comes Laughing Master speaks __________________________ Brother mine Deep peace is unto you It be time. If you would listen I deposit my laughing face In with the ashes of your 3D life. For thousands of lives have you...Read More
Categories: adventure, freedom, graduation, growing
Form: Haiku
Three Wishes on Our Graduation
It is October and again, three wishes should I make, But this time something’s different, I am different. I wish our bound will not break; I wish we’ll swim together against this current. In this...Read More
Categories: graduation, celebration, dedication, emotions, goodbye,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Day of Completion
carnation cuteness class ceremony graduation day ...Read More
Categories: graduation, appreciation, celebration, class, flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Climbing
CLIMBING I try to climb the cascading garlands Over-tossed from unseeable high points. Oh, there! By a squint of the eye! A random, Compelling break in the continuum allows For a hint of the divine...Read More
Categories: graduation, blessing, christian, faith, garden,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Graduation Cap
My graduation cap stuck on a tree- life’s first obstacle for me. 03.09.2020 ‘My most unforgettable moment in high school’ ...Read More
Categories: graduation,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Queen Anne's Lace
Monarch of the weeds that adorn the roadsides, and is a dainty wedding gown for fairy brides, of summers past remembrance, of June high school graduations on a sleepy Saturday, and when your love held you close to slowly dance in...Read More
Categories: flower, graduation, nostalgia, summer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Class of 89
I grew up in the eighties that’s where I spent my teens We saw the end of the bell bottoms and ushered in the acid wash jeans I remember big hair and rock bands Friday night parties with all of...Read More
Categories: graduation, youth,
Form: Rhyme
Heat, in the shade, with a drink and a parade - of graduates, blue and gold. An army sent out to take on the world. Proud. Politics takes over as the principal wields the pulpit....Read More
Categories: graduation,
Form: Narrative
Sell Your Skills
Written By: D. Collins 6/30/20 Sometimes people underestimate how much you may know. That's when you sell your skills just like a $2.00 'Ho. Drop down to their level in order to raise them up. Describe what you...Read More
Categories: graduate, graduation, parents,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
A Father's Pride and Joy
There are few things in this world that this dad would truly treasure more than what my bright son has done, for he has brought me great pleasure. He did not hit a long...Read More
Categories: graduation, dad, family, father son,
Form: Rhyme
'twas you his very own Boy
So proud of you from the very first time he held you in his arms and as you grew he could see in you the young man you would become his ultimate pride when going to Uni was on graduation day as patiently waiting to...Read More
Categories: graduation, grandson, joy, pride,
Form: Free verse
The award of diploma Is every student's desire; It's like a sweet aroma Aimed by heart's burning fire. An acceptance of medal Is an icing on the cake; The day is very special, A chance one must really take. During...Read More
Categories: graduation,
Form: Quatrain

Specific Types of Graduation Poems

Read wonderful graduation poetry on the following sub-topics: college, daughter, day, friends, funny, high school, inspirational, middle school, religious, teacher, son, student, and more.

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