Children Poems

Children Poems

Poetry about 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.

Inspirational Poems About Children

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  1. My Babbling Heart

    • By Katie Hyland
    • Published: March 2020
    You'll Be My Baby Forever

    Giggles, squeals and ticklish heels.
    Tantrums, sighs and watery eyes.
    A big gummy grin and wet sloppy kiss,
    A frustrated grumble and clenched little fists.

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  3. A Mother's Love Prayer

    A Prayer To Help Me Raise My Daughters

    Lord, help me be the Mother
    You've chosen me to be,
    One parent with a loving heart,
    The mother of my three.

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  4. Give Her A Day

    • By Lisa Tasker
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Spending Time With Your Children

    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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    The poem has touched very much. The poet has nicely and successfully narrated her feeling toward a child who needs nothing but love. I appreciate the poet and hope to get more poems of this...

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  6. The Children's Hour

    Between the dark and the daylight,
    When the night is beginning to lower,
    Comes a pause in the day's occupations,
    That is known as the Children's Hour.

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    Beautifully written...loved every word of it. So pure and wonderful!

  7. Let Kids Be Kids

    Overscheduled Kids

    Let kids be kids; just let them be
    Princesses, pirates; let the bath be the sea!

    Let them stare at the sky and find animals in the clouds.

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    Wow! A truly amazing poem with a beautiful message for parents. Childhood is a special period with so much joy, innocence and wonder. It is a delightful stage. Besides, so much good can be...

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  8. A Mother's Love

    • By Riyan Cook
    • Published: November 2018
    Poem About The Love Of A Mother

    Full of laughter
    Never ending dreams
    When the sky reaches out, you'll see me
    When the night is full

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  10. Blessed By Two

    • By Teresa L. Finke
    • Published: February 2006

    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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  11. Come Touch His Cheek

    • By Gary Shulman
    • Published: August 2013
    Poem For Parents Of Children With Disabilities

    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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    This is an amazing poem!! It touched my heart and soul. I have a 5-year-old son. He is the brightest light in my life. He was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy when he was 14 months old. It was...

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  12. Seeds Of Wisdom

    Using Your Words Carefully Around Children

    A gardener, if he's very wise,
    When it is planting season,
    Will always use the best of seeds.
    It only stands to reason.

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  13. A Parent's Prayer

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

    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. As...

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