Baby Shower Poems - How to Write Baby Poems Like a Pro
By Qing Gu
Cute and sentimental baby shower poems are great addition to any baby shower.
You can type these baby poems in the Shower invitations and thank you cards in a variety of different styles, layouts, fonts and lengths. These poems are also unforgettable touch to write on the baby shower cakes, attach to party favors, or print off scrolls for the guests.
Where can you find some very special baby shower poems?
Internet is a good starting point. And you can always find many creative poem ideas from parenting books, magazines, and lyrics. But if you're not running everything in hurry, then write a baby poem on your own.
You might have questions like this: "Do I need special techniques even a little talent to write great baby poems? Does it take weeks even months to learn the writing skills?"
Hey, I've never been and I'll never be a person who can write poetry like Shakespeare - same as most of you. But you're writing a poem for the baby, don't overcomplicate it!
Even baby poem is "an elevated composition in verse"(The Concise Oxford Dictionary), no worries - just write about what comes to your mind, and unleash your creativities to organize your thoughts and feelings about the arrival little one.
Don't try to be a poet and stay away with those fancy language and obscure words. Simply put any baby items and baby related topics together. Then use the words that can express your expectations and wishes for the little one and the parents-to-be.
Need a bit more tips? Ok, the answers to the questions below will become a wonderful baby shower poem by themselves.
* What is Mom's name
* What is Dad's name
* What does a baby like to eat or drink
* What does a baby like to have for the new life
* What do you hope the baby to learn from your life experiences
* What's your baby shower theme
* Any special gift is highly expected?
* It's a twin or triplet
* It's a boy or girl
List your answers on a paper and discover the things that affect you, use them to write short sentences with a sense of humor.
Another save-time idea is to learn good baby poems from online poem site and re-write them.
Once you find the baby poem that you like, re-write it, keeping the basic meaning of the words the same, but using your own voice. And replace some of its sentences by your own words (like a special wishing or a unique baby gift's name) if you want.
Don't be afraid to experiment. Once you've got a baby shower poem on paper, speak it aloud and find out the best rhyme you like.
Ask for suggestions from the couple's family member and the people who have had children. They can help you to find some great ideas to create a more family-like and baby-like mood in your baby shower poems.
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