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Short Child Poems

Short Child Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Child by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Child by length and keyword.


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Short Child poem by Amy Rose| Details |

LOVE

Loyalty
One self
Virtuous
Eternity

Copyright © Amy Rose | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Rhoda Monihan| Details |

The Best Brownie Game Ever

Hill Dill, 
Come Over The Hill! 

Copyright © Rhoda Monihan | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Ramesh Anand| Details |

Xylophone

Xylophone
my child names
the colours

Copyright © Ramesh Anand | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Rhoda Monihan| Details |

Going to Church

Going to Church?

So no,
Can’t go.

Copyright © Rhoda Monihan | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Kevin C. Martin| Details |

Trust

God has a plan,
And it is out of my hands.

Copyright © Kevin C. Martin | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by edward johnson| Details |

Lust

What is lust
Lust is a 
Substitute for
Strength

Copyright © edward johnson | Year Posted 2017

Short Child poem by AnnaLinda W.| Details |

Broken Bubbles

No has no power
when you are young
and being abused

Copyright © AnnaLinda W. | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Timothy Hicks| Details |

Haiku 34

a dandelion
in her box of treasures -
something special

Copyright © Timothy Hicks | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Timothy Hicks| Details |

Haiku 44

This haiku has been deleted due to possible publication.

Copyright © Timothy Hicks | Year Posted 2014

Short Child poem by Charles Henderson| Details |

whispers

a mother's breast
where dreams nestle
into soft whispers

Copyright © Charles Henderson | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Smail Poems| Details |

Hamster

Fluffy floppy furball
Chewie chompie carnivorous
Nom nom nom

Copyright © Smail Poems | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Robert Heemstra| Details |

Today's Schools

school
violence
guns in school
"bang bang you’re dead"
laws

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Smail Poems| Details |

Chinese New Year

Red envelope
Bursting with luck
Dragons dancing in the street

Copyright © Smail Poems | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Laura Breidenthal| Details |

Water Balloons

stretching it
balloon breaks on faucet
spray giggles

5-14-13

Copyright © Laura Breidenthal | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Pheko Motaung| Details |

Help the parent

Help the parent
Who is afraid of books
Then teach the child

Copyright © Pheko Motaung | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Ross Blade| Details |

Process this

The oxymoron ..
His anger keeps loving you
again and again!

Copyright © Ross Blade | Year Posted 2016

Short Child poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details |

A vestal

A vestal is rare,
much less her heir.

Volodymyr Knyr
2017

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2017

Short Child poem by Precioso Tano| Details |

Life

Creation of God
A blessing from up above
A present with love

Copyright © Precioso Tano | Year Posted 2017

Short Child poem by Smail Poems| Details |

Nninjago

Spinning super ninjas
Beat all those bad guys
Go true potential

Copyright © Smail Poems | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details |

WRONG FATHER

Velcro-

A Biological child,

Born to,

An Engineering father!

Copyright © Muhammad Safa Thajudeen | Year Posted 2014

Short Child poem by Laura Breidenthal| Details |

Corn Husk Dolls

empty cave
save for three corn husk dolls
tide takes one

4-7-13

Copyright © Laura Breidenthal | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by James Peranteau| Details |

Epigram 9

The tip of his hat, sly

The wink of his eye;
his look at I

Copyright © James Peranteau | Year Posted 2013

Short Child poem by Peter Duggan| Details |

Eyes of A child

To see life through the eyes of a child is a learning experience

Copyright © Peter Duggan | Year Posted 2017

Short Child poem by Denise Morgan| Details |

Sorrow

In my headspace,
deep emotional sorrow-
Restless inner child

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short Child poem by Thomas Kourkoulis| Details |

Morning surprise

The culprit asleep 
Upstairs. I go cross-eyed.
Lego in my shoe.

Copyright © Thomas Kourkoulis | Year Posted 2015






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