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Childhood Poems

Displaying 6,615 poems from the Childhood genre.

"The Little Quaker Sinner"
— Lucy Lincoln Montgomery
A little Quaker maiden, with dimpled cheek and chin, Before an ancient mirror stood and viewed her form within, She wore a gown of sober grey, a cape de... 53 views
'Jim Of Maribyrnong'
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
They were forthright days when Jim was born, When they called a spade a spade. And statesmen held in lofty scorn he trickster's sticky trade. For their ... 27 views
'Peaceable Expulsion'
— Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. MOUNTWAVE _a Politician_ HARDHAND _a Workingman_ TOK BAK _a Chinaman_ SATAN _a Friend to Mountwave_ CHORUS OF FOREIGN VOTERS. MOUN... 93 views
'The Old Leaven'
— Adam Lindsay Gordon
Mark: So, Maurice, you sail to-morrow, you say? And you may or may not return? Be sociable, man! for once in a way, Unless you're too old to learn. The ... 104 views
'Tis One by One — the Father counts
— Emily Dickinson
'Tis One by One — the Father counts — And then a Tract between Set Cypherless — to teach the Eye The Value of its Ten — Until the peevish Student Acqui... 365 views
— Joy O' Pateng
Gorgeous girl, who is it to blame Anonymous girl, who knows her name Saddened girl, who makes her cry Blind girl, who can't love anymore Lonely girl, wh... 84 views
10 Foot "X" 5 Foot Corpse.
— Nikhil Parekh
You might indiscriminately trample countless innocent under your bohemian foot every time you chose to walk; but remember O! greedy Man; that howsoever ... 42 views
100 Bones
— Nikhil Parekh
God gave you a 100 bones; to atleast mitigate a 100 people from the aisles of inexplicably traumatic suffering during your entire lifetime; not to erect... 54 views
1827; Or, The Poet's Last Poem.
— Thomas Gent
Ye Bards in all your thousand dens, Great souls with fewer pence than pens, Sublime adorers of Apollo, With folios full, and purses hollow; Whose very s... 1 view
1914 V: The Soldier
— Rupert Brooke
If I should die, think only this of me: That there's some corner of a foreign field That is for ever England. There shall be In that rich earth a richer... 136 views
1916 seen from 1921
— Edmund Blunden
Tired with dull grief, grown old before my day, I sit in solitude and only hear Long silent laughters, murmurings of dismay, The lost intensities of hop... 64 views
1: Infinite
— Nikhil Parekh
Just one of majestically unconquerable truth; to an infinite of baselessly stampeding and murderously masquerading; lies, Just one of philanthropicall... 15 views
21st September 1870
— Charles Kingsley
Speak low, speak little; who may sing While yonder cannon-thunders boom? Watch, shuddering, what each day may bring: Nor 'pipe amid the crack of doom.' ... 110 views
5 Newest Pieces By Mario Vitale & Bio
— Mario William Vitale
Bio Of Mario William Vitale The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of generations, of ... 70 views
536. Ode
— William Wordsworth 1770–1850
But it will not be long 100 Ere this be thrown aside, And with new joy and pride The little actor cons another part; Filling from tim... 11 views
60 Newest Poems By Mario W. Vitale
— ario William Vitale
Bio Of Mario William Vitale The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of generations, of ... 102 views
A Poet's Home
— Charles Harpur
HERE in this lonely rill-engirdled spot, The world forgetting, by the world forgot, With one vowed to me with beloved lips How sweet to draw, as hiddenl... 300 views
A Baby Running Barefoot
— David Herbert Lawrence
When the bare feet of the baby beat across the grass The little white feet nod like white flowers in the wind, They poise and run like ripples lapping... 312 views
A Bachelor To A Married Flirt
— Ella Wheeler Wilcox
All that a man can say of woman's charms, Mine eyes have spoken and my lips have told To you a thousand times. Your perfect arms (A replica from that... 8 views
A Bad Beginning
— David Herbert Lawrence
The yellow sun steps over the mountain-top And falters a few short steps across the lake - Are you awake? See, glittering on the milk-blue, morning ... 3 views
A Ballad
— Charles Lamb
In a costly palace Youth goes clad in gold; In a wretched workhouse Age's limbs are cold: There they sit, the old men by a shivering fire, Still close a... 232 views
A Ballad
— James Whitcomb Riley
With A Serious Conclusion Crowd about me, little children-- Come and cluster 'round my knee While I tell a little story That happened once with me. My... 98 views
A Ballad for Elderly Kids
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now this is the ballad of Jeremy Jones, And likewise of Bobadil Brown, Of the Snooks and the Snaggers and Macs and Malones, And Diggle and Daggle and Do... 80 views
A Ballad of Bath
— Algernon Charles Swinburne
Like a queen enchanted who may not laugh or weep, Glad at heart and guarded from change and care like ours, Girt about with beauty by days and nights th... 2 views
A Ballad Of Buttonry
— John Kendall Dum-Dum
Clothes and the Man I sing. Reformers, note These of the Subaltern who owned a Coat. He was what veterans miscall, for short, By that objectionable ... 1 view

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