Kids Sestina Poems
These Kids Sestina poems are examples of Sestina poems about Kids. These are the best examples of Sestina Kids poems written by international poets.
THE BARBERSHOP QUARTET Categories: music, song,
THE BARBERSHOP QUARTET
The barbershop quartet, mustache brushes in hand.
A Capella joviality, with torquing wrists, snapping fingers.
Bristles foaming, silky white and smooth, voices grand.
Dapper in their...
The Final Page Categories: death,
All the kids at school?
They say writing poetry must be easy; after all, so many words rhyme with ‘love you’.
If they, with fists covered in...
Sestina for a Forgotten Cousin Midget Categories: family,
Sestina for a Forgotten Cousin Midget
Kids are midgets
Like gnats, infested around the water
Melons buried in ice
Moms mixing up grape and lime Kool-Aid
Smoke smolders from reddened...
Flying Categories: age, flying,
Before I ever thought of age
I dreamed of running through the woods
And lifting my feet from the ground and flying.
Only a few inches up, not...
Sestina Categories: childhood, family, children, introspection,
Quite often it seems we tell kids, it’s best to be first
They sign up for fun; parents, it seems, for the fame
Whether it’s academics or...
My Mother Jean, A Maverick Categories: faith, home, mother, red,
Alberta “Jean,” the different one was she
since her birth and among her family.
This redhead born of parents with dark hair
had felt herself an odd plain...
Em Bracing the Joy Categories: childhood, happinesslife, school, life,
All those High School years, she stared at smiles
and would envy those, lined up in rows
shoulder to shoulder, enjoying the carefree days.
They with porcelain jewels,...
Idella's Gift Categories: caregiving, childhood, family, introspection,
There are smells and sights and tastes which always remind
of Grandma with her rows of flowers bright,
the red of poppy the gladiolas white, the...
PAST THE GRAIN FIELDS Categories: music, nature, peace, seasonslife,
Past the grain fields clanks the old train,
and it goes beyond the fertile valley;
then it vanishes amid the swaying hills,
not too far from the massive...
CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION IN MY CITY Categories: happiness, hope, love, music,
Many Christmas Trees are seen
around the Yule season in my city;
they all are very tall and beautiful,
but the Rockefeller Plaza's Norway spruce
is the most gigantic...
HOWLWEEN AND MEOWWEEN Categories: adventure, animals, anniversary, children,
Halloween is not just for kids...
what about those gorgeous pets
that we snuggle, love, kiss and willfully spoil?
Shouldn't they have their own
special Howlween and Meowween
SURVIVE BY HEEDING ADVICE Categories: adventure, death, faith, family,
When the parents are gone,
the kids survive by heeding advice and carry on
their wishes by honoring their true intent;
flowers sprout and then bloom,
never living their...
A GRIM OUTLOOK Categories: depression, hope, loss, people,
Prices rising: the reality of this plunging economy,
thriftiness and frugality are greatly demanded
in order to survive, and having less to spend
is a deterrent to...
MY CHARMING CAMPANIAN TOWN Categories: seasons
Baiano is my charming Campanian town,
at the foot of the Paterno's mountain,
noble roman settlers came to build their villas,
but the barbarians and Spartacus ransacked it;