Parents Sestina Poems
These Parents Sestina poems are examples of Sestina poems about Parents. These are the best examples of Sestina Parents poems written by international poets.
age, change, children, freedom,
The world has been changing since I was young,
That is, in about the 1950s,
I would not recognise a classroom now,
Since technology became prominent,
Family dynamics are...
child, i miss you,
Every day, I sit at my window, waiting
I’ve stayed for you-
I will stay until you come home
And every time, you do
Every time, I jump into...
allusion, anxiety, child, dark,
Nightfall begins. It's beautiful, magical,
even astonishing. The grueling, long
process of avoiding my dreams.
So many bad thoughts from the books I read
right before bed. ...
THE COMMITMENT OF TWO PARENTS
character, child, hope, love,
Choosing that faithful woman to fulfill this fate,
she'll conceive a healthy baby with a loud scream,
a sweet cry so innocent piercing air and soul,
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
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...
MIRACLE AT DAWN
caregiving, childhood, confusion, daughter,
No mother would fill up her eyes with tears of woman...
if it weren't for God performing a miracle at dawn,
as she cried out in joy...
There are three basics an infant needs
if she is to be expected to thrive.
Not surprisingly, one is good nourishment.
It is also a necessity that she...
I am not sure why it happens, but it does.
Everything that is sad in this world seems
to take residency in my head....
WHEN A TEEN DISOBEYS
adventure, confusion, lost love,
When a teen disobeys,
innocence becomes insolance,
but malice is caused by exernal influence;
banners with explicit sexual indulgence,
conversations with obscene words
and gestures that can offend passerbys.
SURVIVE BY HEEDING ADVICE
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...
MY CHARMING CAMPANIAN TOWN
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;