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Best Granddaughter Poems

Below are the all-time best Granddaughter poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of granddaughter poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Tranquility
Oh little one, how soon you'll be
In turbulence of puberty.
I will hold tight your days of youth 
And share with you my honest truth 

That...

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Categories: children, god, granddaughter, grandmother,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member GRANDPA
*GRANDMA WAITS IN THE GARDEN*

Hi grandpa, it's me again!
Your dentures sit in an open glass above the nightstand
Remember the tears grandma sang before she pass?
The...

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Categories: granddaughter, beautiful, care, death, grandchild,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Amid the Jagged Shadows
"Amid the jagged shadows of mossy leafless boughs; " 

                                Samuel Taylor...

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Categories: blue, granddaughter, loneliness, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Asperger's Child
Some say you're not quite whole,
But I know better, Angel Child.
You live in a place all your own,
Free, unhinged, sometimes wild.

In precious moments you let...

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Categories: granddaughter, psychological,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Carissa's Love
 I know what it feels like to be adored beyond compare.
To be loved unconditionally just for being myself.
To have that special one want to...

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Categories: dedication, devotion, granddaughter, joy,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Appalachian Homecoming
You were born here,
Blue Ridge foothills, spirits of Cherokee in
Appalachia's olden heart and veins,
Scots-Irish influence of beloved bluegrass,
moonshine of the drinking kind,
your grandmother's white farmhouse,
she...

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Categories: bereavement, daughter, granddaughter, grandson,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Treasure of My Soul
I held an angel in my arms today,
A precious babe snuggled against my breast.
And my heart was overwhelmed with so much love,
As she lay contentedly...

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Categories: baby, granddaughter, joy, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unconditional Love
Like the sun lights up the sky, 
A little girl when she was born, 
She snuggled right into our hearts
With heaven's sparkle in
Her eyes stole...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: granddaughter, grandparents, love, sports,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Would You Still Love Me- Grandma
The nursing home called me early in the morning to come
as snow clouds sailed across the sky
and my heart swelled with a sea of tears
to...

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Categories: granddaughter, grandmother, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Angels Sing
Angels Sing

I hear them, 
all the time. 
When I pick up my child, 
and hold her close, 
her breath…
Harps; lovely,
faraway, 
and distant.

When I go to...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: angel, christmas, confidence, granddaughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Living the Dream


Just me and my granddaughters, two sweet cute tweens
eating up pizza. It’s “No-night” for greens!

I tell them old stories about family.
Their own funny stories they...

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Categories: granddaughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Precious Preemie
Precious Preemie (Alouette)

Precious little lass
Time will come to pass
When your preemie days have gone.
As spring flowers bloom
You'll be blooming soon
As you grow with every dawn.

Mommy...

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Categories: baby, birth, daughter, granddaughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hope Anew
Hope Anew

I try to keep the gloom at bay
While waiting for your precious birth.
Your beating heart in womb today
Spoke to my ears a wondrous mirth.

The...

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Categories: granddaughter, baby, beautiful, birth, care,
Form: Rhyme
Chalk It Up
We drew a sun, a cloud, a heart,
Umbrellas and two girls
To dress and decorate with jewels
And hats atop their curls.

Last week our art had fireworks
And...

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Categories: granddaughter, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Batter UP
She comes to bat with the score tied three to three.
Staring out at the pitcher,
she goes into her stance, 
just hoping the ball will come...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: granddaughter, softball,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unconditonal Love
The black water reflects the still morning
Monarchs flutter and dance in rising sun
Purple skies grow lighter without warning
Separate rain, as rainbow colors run
Could I have...

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Categories: granddaughter,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Ten Little Toes
Ten little toes, precious and sweet.
Connected to, chubby one year old feet.
Running across, my freshly washed floors.
Muddy footprints that start at my door.

Ten little toes,...

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Categories: daughter, lifeold, old, granddaughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grammy's Girl
I see her pretty little face
With a sweet smile as bright as gold.
I think about the days ahead.
It saddens me, I'm growing old.

I love that...

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Categories: death, granddaughter, grandmother, love,
Form: Rhyme
A Missive to My Granddaughters
“A Missive To My Granddaughters”


My dearest girls,

How can I begin to tell you 
how much your smile warms my heart,
or the enrichment that penetrates my...

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© Jan Pearce  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beauty, childhood, farewell, granddaughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Santa's Special Delivery: a collab
Brutal was the biting wind,
sweeping brown locks of a tiny urchin 
side to side, often hiding her eyes.
 
Oversized slippers she had donned
were lost in...

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Categories: granddaughter, grandfather, love,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Cupcake Craving
Our granddaughter loves cupcakes.
Someday, she wants to run a cupcake business.
Someday, she wants to be a beautician.
Someday, she wants to specialize in makeup.
Someday, she wants...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dream, encouraging, granddaughter,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Great-Great and Greater Grandma
From deep recesses of my mind
I bring a great great-grandma’s face.
She left no photograph behind.
I dream her dressed in bits of lace,
Tatted perhaps by her...

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Categories: family, granddaughter,
Form: Rhyme
Presidents Day
  
I was eating breakfast yesterday with my 12 year old granddaughter and I asked her “What day is tomorrow?”  Without skipping a...

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Categories: culture, funny, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Personal Memories
Personal Memories - Three Generations


Three generations in between them now so kindly lie;

sweet great granddaughter and great grand-papa can now belie
 
those years.  She...

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Categories: granddaughter, grandfather, memory,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Sandbox
It seems like it was yesterday
   in backyard sandbox she had played;
      granddaughter loved to have her way
...

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Categories: granddaughter, tribute,
Form: Quatrain