Children Poems

Poetry about Children - Poems for Children

Children are the ultimate gift to two people who love each other and the ultimate inconvenience to parents that don't. There is no bigger responsibility, and yet a relationship with a child can bear the greatest rewards. Children intuitively know when they are wanted and when they are not. The way that they raised from the cradle will affect the people they will become. There is a famous saying that children spell love T I M E. There may be many compelling reasons why you cannot be with your children but none of them can replace time. It is gone forever.

Poems from Mothers and Fathers

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  • By Teresa L. Finke
  • Published: February 2006
Blessed By Two

The two of you will never know
How much my love has grown
To be blessed by two
When others have so few...

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Prayer For The Children
  • By Althea A. Anker
  • Published: February 2006
A Parents Prayer

Thank you God for
The children of mine
Who teach me things
That blow my mind....

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This is exactly my prayer for my two sons and for my upcoming baby. I am really touched by this poem. Love it!!!
I have two sons, one of them is with me and my eldest is with my mom....

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  • By Debra S. Higginbotham
  • Published: February 2006
Messy Fingers

Sticky fingers, tangled hair,
scattered crayons everywhere.
Fancy artwork on the wall
drawn by little ones three feet tall.

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I love it! Because it's silly and funny. Nobody wouldn't enjoy this poem!

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Poem About Spending Time With Your Children
  • By Lisa Tasker
  • Published: February 2006
Give Her A Day

What can you give to one small girl?
A diamond ring, a baton to twirl?
A pretty pink dress with lots of bows,
or dainty sandals that show her toes....

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Children Having Fun
The Dance

Bracelets and necklaces, neon so bright;
Laughing and playing, not a worry in sight.

Jumping and dancing, the room filled with joy;

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  • By Geneveive C. Coulson
  • Published: February 2006
My Baby, My Butterfly

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To my child,
May you never be afraid to fly.
May you always keep the innocence that you hold at this young age.
When you are out on a branch and you feel it shake, have faith that it will steady itself again....

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Poem About Children With Disabilities
  • By Gary Shulman
  • Published: August 2013
Come Touch His Cheek

This child of mine you stare at so,
Please come closer so you will know
Just who my child is and what I see
when those sweet eyes stare back at me...

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I'm very touched with your story. I have a daughter with some learning difficulties. I do really understand what you are going through. May God bless you and accomplish your dream.

My Three Awards/Children
  • By Patricia C. Epps
  • Published: February 2006
My Three Awards



In my life I have received three awards. They cannot be hung on a wall, or put away in a drawer to collect dust and be forgotten.
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  • By Betty Miller
  • Published: April 2010
My Dear Child

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If I could I would remove all your fears
If I could I would remove all your tears
If I could I would make life painless
If I could I would give you all your courage

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