Summer Poems

Poetry About Enjoying the Summertime Season

Summer is the stuff of dreams. When adults sit at their desks, and children sit in school, they dream of summer. Summer is the time of infinite fun. The day seems to last forever, and the fun never stops. It is a time of romance, excitement and an enhanced enjoyment of life. Somehow summer never seems to last long enough. It is always over before we get a chance to fully experience its power. This is true of all things wonderful. They always seem too short.

Poetry About the End of Summer

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  1. Missing Summer

    • By Destinee
    • Published: November 2008
    Poem About Fun Summer Times

    The grass so green,
    the sun so bright.
    Life seems a dream,
    no worries in sight.

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    I really love this site. I have become very inspired by this. I want to read more poems about all the relationships and a lot more things on earth. Thank you.

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  3. Summer's Splendor By The Sea

    Summer By The Sea

    Summer's splendor by the sea,
    a gentle, blue serenity.

    Caressing rays of golden sun,

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  4. The Summer's End

    The familiar rhythm of the cricket's chirps
    Create the soundtrack for each day,
    Echoing Summer's end
    And that Autumn's on her way.

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    I am from Sri Lanka, an Asian country. We don't have separate seasons but bright sun throughout the year. However, as I have read a lot about summer in literature, the poem makes me visualize...

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  6. A Time Of Freedom

    Morning's soft air, touching everything with such care,
    Caresses a young face in a quiet, secluded place.
    Smile planted strong, heart beating on.
    Only one thing is on her mind, and that is summertime.

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    Currently using this beautiful poem as inspiration for my poster design. This poem makes my assignment for graphic design much easier. Thanks!

  7. Summer's Melody

    Rippling crystal waters shine like silver to reflect summer's glow.
    Soothing and calming in rhythm, echoing its lyrical flow.
    Magical music of nature, a symphony of splendid delight.
    Skies like blue oceans in paradise, birds soaring to grasp full flight.

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  8. Peacefulness

    Summer

    Calm as a river
    Tranquility in my heart
    Blue summer skies reign.

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  10. Oh, How I Love Summer

    Joy Of Summer Sunshine

    Though May did bring her deepest grey
    And June did bring her gloom,
    I woke this morn in a glorious way
    To Sunshine in my room.

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    Thank you, Beryl. This is especially a time for all of us to be grateful for the simple things that make us smile. Be safe and well.

  11. The Fifties

    Childhood Memories Of Summer

    We spent those stifling endless summer afternoons
    on hot front porches, cutting paper dolls from Sears
    catalogs, making up our own ideal families
    complete with large appliances

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  12. This Summer Day

    This Summer Day

    That sprinkler is at it again,
    hissing and spitting its arc
    of silver, and the parched
    lawn is tickled green. The air

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  13. Summer Days

    • By Zoe E. McCabe
    • Published: June 21, 2019
    Simple Joys Of Summer

    The sun, it fades in the moonlight.
    The stars, they fade in the daylight.

    The cold breezes are strong in winter and spring,

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