Childhood Narrative Poems

These Childhood Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Childhood. These are the best examples of Narrative Childhood poems written by international poets.


Reconstructed from Fragments by Bleak Willow
As I recall
the physical remains
of [my] childhood 
were left in storage unit number [...]
in [...], a town by a river.

As we drove away,
[never] to return,
dad...

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Categories: childhood,

Premium MemberThe Teacher by Edmund Siejka
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Categories: life,



Mill Wheel by curtis johnson
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Categories: childhood, children, kid, love,

Premium MemberMay Love Forever Burn Brightly by Jack Ellison

Friendships are made, friendships are broken
But the friendships here on the site
Are as strong as any that have ever existed
Unencumbered by outside influences
They thrive in...

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Categories: friendship love,

The Ritual by Robert Fox
Oh my darling, a white picket fence,
Oh my darling, a polite cricket wench,
In my face, you can't see, my soul.

Oh, my darling, oh, my darling,...

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Categories: betrayal, community, fantasy, hurt,

The Gristmill by curtis johnson
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Categories: childhood, for teens, parents,

Premium MemberI Remember Alene by Laura Leiser
I will always remember Alene
for she had the wandering eyes of 
blindness. 
As a child, I would stare at her eyes 
fascinated, and not a...

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Categories: character, meaningful, memory,

Jack's Courage by Andrew Crisci
A group of youngsters
plays baseball in the sunny field,
while a lonely kid watches 
the game and he would love to join them,
but he can't run:...

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Categories: anxiety, baseball, boy, childhood,

Premium Member- Small Children's Feet - by Sunshine Smile



People are struggling to live
Farms with green grass roof
An old-fashioned mower
The daylight set the time
Milk bucket on ramps
Potatoes and fish four days a week
Maybe you're...

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Categories: childhood, happiness, memory,

Easter 2018 by curtis johnson
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Categories: christian, easter, family,

Premium MemberThings Change by Leo Larry Amadore

The first bike I ever owned -- 
when I was ten or eleven --
was a Christmas gift
from a friend.  He was receiving a new...

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Categories: age, best friend, boy,

My Spirit Animal by Christine Phillips
The soul of the earth is wrapped up inside
And the spirit of God is walking beside me
The universe rests upon my shoulder
And I can feel...

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Categories: 8th grade, blessing, character,

BABY ARRIVAL AT 01:45 O CLOCK by Kolawole Owoigbe
At 24:00  O’ Clock  of the stars,
When the tides are clapping to 
The pressure of her contractions.
Louder is the agony of her painful...

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Categories: africa, baby, birth, birthday,

Premium MemberA State Called Regardless by Sian St. John
A State Called Regardless

There had been no births in the family
for 30 years
no one knew how to put on a diaper
with two pins
old relatives marveled...

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Categories: age, baby, character, childhood,

Odyssey from Africa 14c by Phil Salmon
https://www.amazon.com/Odyssey-Africa-adventures-Phil-Salmon/dp/197392479X


Chapter 14c

Warriors of mighty stature
Armed with blades of shining metal
Fire-wrought bronze, a work of wonder,
Walked beside a bright-robed figure

Slight of build and short in stature...

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Categories: adventure, africa, children, humanity,

A CHILDHOOD MEMORY by Mia Pratt
Once upon a time 
when I was just a little girl
my family and I used to go
to this enchanting  place, so surreal
that it had...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, childhood, miss

Where I'm From-- my version of George Ella Lyon's poem by Samara Khasru
I’m from the piano in my living room,
from the music and melody.
I’m from the old, shabby couches,
(Placed proportionally,
opposite side from the TV)
I’m from the mirror,...

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Categories: childhood, family,

FORGOTTEN FEAR by FATMIR TERZIU
Fatmir Terziu

I have elapsed my childhood
To play I have forgotten.
I have forgotten to cry
To smile I have forgotten.

I have forgotten to wake up
To sleep, I...

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Categories: character,

A Near-to- death State Of Mind by Jonathan French
He lies, warm and straight; unmoving.
Free from pain in his transitionary world;
safe within a love that shared his body and mind.
Without her altruistic and unyielding...

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Categories: goodbye,

Odyssey from Africa 13b by Phil Salmon
Ch. 13 b (The whale, cont.)

Now the sardine hunt developed 
As they glimpsed beneath the surface 
Flashing rays of gold and silver
Of the dolphins and the swordfish 
 
That...

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Categories: adventure, africa, courage, endurance,