Young Poets Publish Poems Here!

Poems by Denise Rodgers

This is the place for students and emerging poets to publish poems! If you are a teacher or a home-school parent, this is the place to put your students' poems out into the real world. Give your student(s) the chance to feature their very best work. Not all submissions will be published. So please make certain your students send only their best work!

You may send one poem -- or as many as you'd like. Please include:
* Student First Name (and optional last initial)
* Age or Grade Level and School Name
* City and State (or if out of US, location information)
* If the poem was an award winner, please include this information.
* If you are sending multiple poems, please enter one poem per entry form.
* For more information, please CONTACT me.

Publish Your Best Student Poem Here!

Click on the link below to fill out the Poetry Submission Form and send us your very best work.

Poems by Other Students

Click below to see contributions from other young poets to this page...

perfect color 
the shades- mint green ocean blue taffy pink there all in you violet lips Caribbean eyes and caramel skin you have every thing except red! …

of night 
bright light spotted or stripe humming around in the dark of night the thin long feathers that brought to me shivers its open beak and a sudden shriek …

petite tear 
the tears are drooping like a feather so warm just like the weather don't stop just drop dance along the cheek when the wind will nicely shriek …

the world-food 
The world is like an apple, each cities a sample from Italy to Japan and from there to Amsterdam Like London is an onion and Paris is a lettuce so this …

The Blissful Dream 
I listen to the music touch my soul And playing it is my goal. Oh, to hear it pass through my ears And to feel it wipe away my fears. The story …

Life on the Front 
I stood in a trench, riddled with fear For the heartbeat of men, you could almost hear The roar of tanks were loud and clear The roar of tanks was …

Grand Slam 
Swish, Swoosh, Pow, Bam! That’s the sound of a grand slam As the pitch was thrown The crowds were like statues of stone, The softball was coming in …

You were my best friend, My best buddy until the end. I remember how we would play, Running, fetching, having fun all day. I didn’t want you to go, …

Hunger is like the jealous peacocks showing off their feathers, Just to attempt to find what they desire Hunger is like the living form of a dragon, …

I Wish I Could Fly 
Sometimes I wish I could fly But if I tried, I might die, I could build some wings and jump off a building But the experiment would be so chilling, …

There once was a kid named Claire She saw a hare Spent all her money On the little bunny And she brought it to her lair

I Prefer Chocolate Cake 
Once it was a sunny day I went to the park to play Ran to home base Got a pie in the face! This could’ve been a better day!

Elegy for Donuts 
I’m very sorry You were perfectly shaped Perfectly iced in glaze Your sprinkles lay on top My stomach was growling But lunch was in another hour …

"NOTHING MUCH FOR MINORS" Minors are those less than eighteen, As they don't have knowledge in keen. They don't have a driving licence, As don't …

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More pages to help you be a better poet!

  • How To Teach Poetry

    How to teach poetry to kids with sections on alliteration, simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia, couplets, ballads, acrostics, and more!

  • Ballad Poetry

    The definition of ballad poetry, along with two illustrated examples.

  • Funny Simile Poems

    Funny simile poems are as light as a mid-summer breeze, as heavy as a two-ton truck, silly as a well-dressed porch goose, and as serious as ... well, they're not too serious.

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