Category Archives: Poems about Children

I hold her tight

I hold her tight This girl of mine, For fear that she might fall; For fear that with a looser grip She’d not be here at all. I kiss her boo boos, Wipe her tears, Shoulder worries, Combat fears, I … Continue reading

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Sleepy Snuggles

Just one more cuddle? You plead, before you sleep; There is *always* time

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Bed Time [Haiku]

Then it was bed time. Her dreams were big, flamboyant Though her frame was small.

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Growing Up

You grow so fast, Lives hurtling past… I must make time, Make moments last. Before too long, This time is gone, Alone you’re fine, A solo song. But all alone, I’ll hug the phone, The silent line Will make me … Continue reading

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Perfect Moment

Lazy evening sun beams warm your soul, You sit, focused, content, basking. Floating in a yellow pool of rays Drenched in contemplation, Oozing hope. This moment, perfect in its normalcy Is one I will recall In times of need.

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School’s (nearly) Out

The grass is mown, The flowers bloom, The summertime Is coming soon There’s not much left To do in class These last days Full of games soon pass Your shoes are scuffed, Your shirt is tight, You learned to read … Continue reading

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Little Legs

With small legs And big heart, She eyed up the wall, To climb Was to fall She surmised.. But she climbed. Then, she fell, (She fell very well) Then she climbed up again And she smiled. As she neared the … Continue reading

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