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Short Poems For Children - Popular Poem For Kids
  • Created on 05/20/19

Short Poems For Kids

Short Poems For Kids

Short Poems for Children. Including funny rhyming poems, poems about nature and animals, Poems about School. Inspiring and Famous poems. Poems by kids and poems for kids.
Short poems simple to memorize and recite.

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  • Poems 99
  • Quotes 0
  • Total 99
Poems With Analysis Of Form And Technique
  • Created on 05/03/18

Poems With Analysis

Poems With Analysis

Are you looking for poems with a certain technique, or do you want to learn about techniques such as using rhyming, metaphors, and personification? You'll find an Analysis of Form and Technique box that showcases poetic techniques used in these poems and provides links to articles further explaining those techniques.

Are you looking for inspiration and a format to write your own poetry? Check out the Try It Yourself articles, complete with PDFs to print and begin using for your own writing.

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  • Poems 54
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Acrostic Poems About Poetry, Relationships, And Special Occasions
  • Created on 04/07/19

Acrostic Poetry Contest Semi-Finalists

Acrostic Poetry Contest Semi-Finalists

These poems have been selected as semi-finalists for the April 2019 Acrostic Poetry Contest.

Our Editors determine the winning poem based on content, but you can let us know your top poems by rating, sharing, adding to your favorites and commenting on your favorite poems.

Important Dates:

  • Acrostic Poetry Contest, First Prize $50 Amazon.com Gift Card!
  • Submission Deadline is April 25th.
  • Semi-Finalists Published through April 28th.
  • Finalists Announced: April 30th.
  • Winner Announced: May 6

Instructions:

Submit 1 original Acrostic Poem on one of these topics:

  1. What does poetry mean to you? Pick one word (e.g. hope, encouragement, relief, healing, humor, etc.) and write an acrostic about it.
  2. What does a relationship or occasion mean to you? Pick a relationship (e.g mother, grandfather, little sister, best friend, etc.), but NOT the name of a person OR an occasion (e.g birthday, Merry Christmas, wedding, happy anniversary, etc.) and write an acrostic about it.

What we are looking for:

When crafting your poem, keep in mind that we are looking to publish poems that…

  • Follow the rules of the acrostic form. An Acrostic is a poem where the first, middle or last letters of each line spell out a word. (See How To Write An Acrostic Poem and Examples of Acrostic Poems)
  • Have a clear message
  • Are heartfelt
  • Appeal to a wide audience – your poem is more likely to be shared that way

Rules:

  • 1 entry per person.
  • All semi-finalist will be published on our website.
  • Winner will be selected by our Editors and will be notified by Email.

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  • Poems 54
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Narrative Poems - Poems That Tell A Story
  • Created on 07/15/17

Examples Of Narrative Poems

Examples Of Narrative Poems

Collection of narrative poems by famous and modern poets. Narrative poems are stories in poem form. Narrative poems are one of the oldest forms of poetry and indeed all literature. Narrative poetry was used in ancient times as a means of passing down important stories. Many people did not how to read and write and captivating stories told rhythmically, with repetition and rhymes were a way to ensure that stories important to the culture were remembered and passed down through the generations.

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  • Poems 48
  • Quotes 0
  • Total 48
Happy Birthday Poems For Family - Touching Birthday Poems
  • Created on 05/20/19

Birthday Poems For Family

Birthday Poems For Family

The celebration of a person's birthday is a life affirming event. When you celebrate your birthday you are making a statement that your life is significant and meaningful. You are saying, my life is worth living and therefore I am celebrating that I am alive for another year. It is a time to get together with friends and family and celebrate the life that you are living. Birthdays may also be a time of melancholy reflection if we are not happy with our current station in life. For this reason it is good to have family and friends close to you to let you know how special you are.

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  • Poems 44
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Rhyming Love Poems For Him And Her - Love Poems That Rhyme
  • Created on 10/31/17

Rhyming Love Poems

Rhyming love poems for sharing with the one you love. Express your deep and meaningful love to him or her with these romantic rhyming poems about love.

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  • Poems 36
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  • Total 36
Examples Of Poems With Couplets (Two Line Stanzas)
  • Created on 07/20/17

Poems With Couplets

Collection of poems written with stanzas that have two lines. 2 line stanzas are called Couplets. Couplets usually rhyme. A stanza in poetry is a group of lines usually separated by a blank line. Stanzas of 2 lines are called Couplets from the Old French word cople meaning two.

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  • Poems 34
  • Quotes 0
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Examples Of Poems That Use AABB Rhyme Scheme
  • Created on 08/08/17

AABB Rhyme Scheme

Collection of poems where the ending words of first two lines (A) rhyme with each other and the ending words of the last two lines (B) rhyme with each other (AABB rhyme scheme).

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  • Poems 32
  • Quotes 0
  • Total 32
Poetry Quotes For A Broken Heart
  • Created on 12/07/17

Heartbreak Quotes

Heartbreak Quotes

To get your heart broken is a painful experience. It is overwhelming, frustrating, and confusing. Take comfort in knowing that others have walked the same journey.

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  • Poems 0
  • Quotes 31
  • Total 31

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