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.
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...
Light Verse and Nonsense Verse V
light verse, funny, funny love, giggle,
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...
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
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...
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...
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
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
Im Looking Forward To
I’m looking forward to
letting my bare feet sink in silt
the waves weighing me down
salt sea leaving...
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...
10th grade, 11th grade,
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.
allegory, allusion, analogy, appreciation,
Little Charlie and His Halloween Adventure
4th grade, bullying, celebration,
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...
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...
Swarm of Bee Party Poetrix
adventure, allusion, extended metaphor,
screams erupt in the morning
kids running everywhere
bee hive party...
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...