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Short Poems by Teens
Teen Life Poems rn The poems on this page were written by teens about themselves. The poets share their feelings about love, friendship, depression, suicide, sadness, school, graduation and family. Teen life poetry talks about growth and their interactions and relationships with other people through their teen life. Enjoy and learn some of the life lessons that our teen life poets have shared with us. Powered By: PersonalTouchWebsites.
Before we could read, he would read it to us, and once we began reading he encouraged us to practice by reading it aloud to him at night. The second stanza is the first part of anything I ever memorized. Dad not only had us read from it, but would ask us what we thought it meant. It's got such a beautiful message of how to deal with life and those around you, how to temper yourself but not lose your joy. When I was a kid, my dad would change the last line for me and my sister to 'and what's more, you'll be a woman my daughter' and that just meant the world to me because yes, you can do all these things that a century ago made you a 'man' but you can own them as a woman.
The adolescent years are turbulent and unsettled. Poems by teens can be so dark that it may be painful for others to read. Mood swings are common, relationships with parents, siblings and friends are full of ups and downs. One day they are your BFF and the next they've turned on you. Constant arguing with parents over boundaries and priorities can make parents look back fondly at even the terrible twos. Love and relationships enter teen's lives for the very first time, choices regarding sexuality, promiscuity, and responsibility are all new.
Read poems about teen life from teens. Poems dealing with Depression, school, and responsibility are all new. Is it any wonder that teen poetry is so intense?.
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Teen poetry serves as an opportunity for teens to flourish and mature, blossoming to adulthood. Society deems teens with many more responsibilities than before. They will take what they have learned to become stronger in future tests, making teen poetry a great method of understanding them and ourselves. Whether it is love, joy, or despair, many find their haven in writing teen poetry. In gathering their scattered thoughts and emotions, filtered through a pen and paper they see what great feats they have accomplished in their prime years of teen hood to take with them the lessons of life for the future.