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Kids Light Verse Poems

These Kids Light Verse poems are examples of Light Verse poems about Kids. These are the best examples of Light Verse Kids poems written by international poets.

Premium Member Critterature: a Dragon and a Minotaur
The dragon and the minotaur are mythological creatures.
They romped and stomped in ancient tales
Of Greece, and Rome, and France, and Wales,
And have kept kids through...

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Categories: humor,

Light Verse and Nonsense Verse V

Less Heroic Couplets: Word to the Unwise
by Michael R. Burch

I wanted to be good as gold,
but being good, as I’ve...

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Categories: light verse, funny, funny love, giggle,

Premium Member The Latin Poets
Ancient Roman poets weren’t prudes,
the foulest vocabulary they used.
They spoke the language of the street
unaltered by artifice, much less discreet.
The prudish and the ignorant
were shocked...

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Categories: poetry,

Premium Member Remember Annette Funicello
Annette Funicello started out as a Disney Mouseketeer
We kids loved her totally, she was everything we wanted.
Starring in Babes in Toyland made her even more...

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Categories: nostalgia,

Premium Member The Penny
The humble omnipresent penny
is soon to vanish from our currency.
If a penny or two increases your bill
it’ll be upped to the nearest nickle.
The government claims...

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Categories: humor,

Premium Member Las Vegas 1967
Las Vegas 1967
Harrah’s, free drinks
Circus Circus, bring the kids
Frontier, win a Chevy

Golden Nugget, best slots
Flamingo Capri, Elvis impersonator
Caesar’s Palace, world’s best buffet

Tropicana, win big
Sahara, all...

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Categories: travel,

Premium Member Beauty Shop
gumball machine is huge at beauty shop
A trick to entice kids inside
Letting them think it will be fun
I know better
I have been here two hours

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Categories: life,

Premium Member Im Looking Forward To
I’m looking forward to
   letting my bare feet sink in silt
   the waves weighing me down
   salt sea leaving...

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Categories: travel, vacation,

Premium Member Credit Where Credit Is Due
Anxiety increases as Christmas draws near
Kids may not get what they asked for, they fear,
It’s presents holding them rapt, not good cheer
Santa shows disinterest, he...

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Categories: anxiety, christmas,

Premium Member Suzette Suzette
We thought we’d be the first kids there, this was totally wrong.
Hundreds of people were shoved into Great-grandma’s tiny house.
Maybe fifty, anyway a lot.
I did...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

Children have,
            loose laughter,

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Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, appreciation,

Little Charlie and His Halloween Adventure
Little Charlie was a seven year old who was picked on in school because of his
height. Some of the kids would poke fun at him...

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Categories: 4th grade, bullying, celebration,

Premium Member Animal Crackers
When I was a kid and I got the croup,
My mama would make me chicken soup.
Then as a special treat just for me,
She'd add an...

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Categories: animal, humor,

Swarm of Bee Party Poetrix
screams erupt in the morning
kids running everywhere
bee hive party...

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Categories: adventure, allusion, extended metaphor,

Premium Member Little Ditty
I’ve got a little ditty,
And it’s stuck in my head,
And it wants to come out right now.
It’s made me aware
That it wants to get some...

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Categories: muse, song,