Poems written by teens | Teen Ink


Top voted Poetry

#21voted by our readers
By cathrynskelly BRONZE
Pompton Lakes, New Jersey

A girl’s gray shirt swallows her entire figure, her ragged blue jeans and holely soleless tennis shoes wander aimlessly down the hallway. A lion scratches at her heart. St...
cathrynskelly BRONZE, Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
1 article 0 photos 0 comments

#22 Poetry
By hmflorose BRONZE
Spring, Texas
hmflorose BRONZE, Spring, Texas
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
"People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed. Never throw out anyone." - Audrey Hepburn

#23 Poetry
Jerk MAG
By Christina BRONZE
Clifton, Virginia
Christina BRONZE, Clifton, Virginia
4 articles 0 photos 26 comments
#24 Poetry
By bitty09 SILVER
Claymont, Delaware
bitty09 SILVER, Claymont, Delaware
5 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#25 Poetry
Wyndmere, North Dakota
MAC-HAB GOLD, Wyndmere, North Dakota
12 articles 2 photos 3 comments

Favorite Quote:
"You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." -Christopher Robin

KimberlyNPlascencia BRONZE, Tustin, California
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#27 Poetry
By addys-n SILVER
Wyndmere, North Dakota
addys-n SILVER, Wyndmere, North Dakota
9 articles 0 photos 2 comments

Favorite Quote:
Some women fear the fire, some women become it.. - R.H. Sin

#28 Poetry
By crubs33 DIAMOND
Lido Beach, New York
crubs33 DIAMOND, Lido Beach, New York
58 articles 3 photos 750 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud."- Coco Chanel
Life isn't about surviving the storm, it's about learning to dance in the rain.

#29 Poetry
By caitlinbeplate BRONZE
Montpellier, Other
caitlinbeplate BRONZE, Montpellier, Other
2 articles 1 photo 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

#30 Poetry
By jaylamandrews BRONZE
Mckeesport, Pennsylvania
jaylamandrews BRONZE, Mckeesport, Pennsylvania
1 article 0 photos 1 comment