Read your poems here. Choose a category below. First poems (aged 6 and under), Allsorts (aged 7-12), True Love (poems about love, friendship, romance and heartbreak – aged 10-14), Teenage (aged 13-18) and Previous Competition Entries including Winning Poems. Or read them all.

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Change

by Charlie aged 9

When I move school,

I’ll be all alone,
With no friends to talk to.
Change can make you feel sad,
like there are butterflies,
flying around in your stomach
You can feel like you want

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Space Dream

by Thomas Clelland aged 8

I want to learn absolutely everything,
are there aliens,
are there monsters?
I want to learn about all the creatures in the night sky,
I want to see the angel night.
Can I, Can I

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Love

by Logan White aged 8

I love my Mum
I love my Dad
I want someone to love me
Please
I’m begging you
Mum says Yes
Dad says Yes
Really?
Yeah!

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My Dream Fairies

by Varunikka aged 6

My dream fairies
Are magical
Faith trust and pixie dust
Dreamy

They heal your dreams
Like Tinkerbell

Potions

Yea

Oh

Thanks

Bye

Imagination

by Varunikka aged 6

ponies & unicorns
robots & princesses.
use your imagination.
fairies & mermaids.
they say that all you need
is faith, trust & pixie dust.

potions .

we’re all done.

IMAGINATION.

Learning is Intelligent

by Varunikka aged 6

Learning is fun .
Help your friends.
It’s great fun YUM!
Have a goal
Yea, yea, yea
Oh, oh, oh
Pass your test
Have achievement
Well done
Fun Sun Bun

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True Love Read more

Forever

by Roshini Chakkravarthi aged 10

Forever,
We will stay
Together
Forever

Forever,
We will
Shine like a
Diamond

Forever,
Our hope will
Guide us through
Our sorrows

Forever,
We will stick together
Like

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Oh! My Dear Father

by Aditi Vishwanath aged 13

Right from my birth, I laid within your safe hands,
you gave me care and protection, just what I needed.

When I was hemmed in, you taught me to be bold,
to say ‘No’ to what is wrong,

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The Picture Of Fate

by Daisy Tinsley aged 12

My tears fell on the world I thought she owned,
For I received the letter,
The letter of a fallen soldier,
The letter of fate,
And the letter of fear.
For my Ma has failed

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Teenage Read more

Sport

by Sebastian

Sport
Exciting fun
Running, jumping, hitting
Happy, tiring, puffed-out
Games

Soccer

by Dylan

Cool
Tiring, exciting
Running, shooting, scoring,
Excitable, cheering, joyful, fun
Awesome

Peaceful Life

by Hitanshi

I sat down in a garden,
And thanked God for such a peaceful life,
For everything that is alive.
I saw a cuckoo in rejoice
With such a sweet voice,
And a butterfly sucking nectar

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Competition Entries Read more

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by Mark aged 8

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Threads of Nostalgia

by Ishaan Singh aged 13

Winter dawn –
I sit with my grandmother
as she weaves the sweater for me.

“You know how happy we were then?”
she says, with a trickle of river
racing down her wrinkled cheek;
“A

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Roger Stevens

by Khalid Dokrat aged 8

Roger has a big brain,
just like his fame.
Every time he comes out,
all he can hear is a shout.
He is great,
even though I’m only eight.
I do not hate,

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