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Best Grandmother Poems

Below are the all-time best Grandmother poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of grandmother 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, spiritual,
Form: Couplet



Summers Eve
~Summer’s Eve ~


I am a woman!
I am proud-

I am everything you want. 
Plus more
The adoring wife,
A beautiful mother, 
A grandmother a granddaughter 
A daughter, a...

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Categories: beautiful, grandmother, mothers day, sister,
Form: Free verse
Recalling Her
It is thirty six years ago, and I am with her in the garden,
where July is a picnic of egg sandwiches, cress-stippled,
fuzzy-downed peaches, yellow-tangy lemonade.
Her...

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Categories: grandmother, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nana's Hands
Through the years they worked their spells
     From drawers and cupboards, taking things
       That through...

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Categories: appreciation, food, grandchild, grandmother, love,
Form: Rhyme
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 passed?
The...

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Categories: grandmother, beautiful, care, death, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Susan Ashley: Daydreamer

Susan
wife of Bill,
mother of Brock, Julianna, Jocelyn, Marcus
Heather and Billy, Jr.
grandmother of Logan, Delaney and Isaac
daughter of Alice and Albert and sister of Michael and...

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Categories: grandmother, introspection,
Form: Bio
Premium Member The Seamstress of Time
I have a special story I wish to share
About a seamstress beautiful and fair

She would fade away turning into smoke
Of her amazing beauty, no man...

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Categories: grandmother, dedication, devotion, faith, history, hope, introspection,
Form: Couplet
The Woman
See the woman.

See the face behind its age.
See the beauty of her form.
See the way her way becomes her.
See past her once taught skin, as...

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Categories: dedication, family, life, love, motherwoman, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A PLACE CALLED BEAUTIFUL
There is a place called beautiful nestled deep in my mind's eye
Gingham curtains crisply pressed frame periwinkle summer sky
Brass kettle on the old gas stove...

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Categories: beautiful, family, grandmother, imagery, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
A Poem For PD
A unicorn took flight with brilliant, rainbow wings
ascending from the heart of a joyous poet.
Dark eyes shined like jewels, smiling from high, 
parting dark clouds...

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Categories: grandmother, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Always For Grandma
 
Original poem - For Grandma

You died grandma and my heart was broken,
At your funeral I stood there trembling;
And in the name of love words...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Sonnet
Grandma Andrea
Grandma Andrea encourages me.
Grandma Andrea has faith in me.
Grandma Andrea is a lot like me.
Grandma Andrea is a great grandmother.
Grandma Andrea is sweet.
Grandma Andrea is...

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Categories: appreciation, care, caregiving, grandmother, love,
Form: Free verse
Who Am I
Daughter  of Mary and  Louis
(Named after my late grandmother ) 

My name is  Charmaine
a name originated from latin
Charmaine means -a song

Eldest of...

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Categories: grandmother, prejudice,
Form: Bio
Premium Member The Apple Doesn't Fall Far From the Tree
You can see him now, dirty as a horse
that slipped in the mud, planting petunias
with that infamous shamrock thumb

(Irish from his Pop   ...

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Categories: grandmother, adventure, crazy, cute love, fun, garden,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - On The Moon -
Thea, grandfather Alferd's dog died, she was so old and sick
Now is Thea on the moon, says Adrian who is six

Michael Jackson died so unexpectedly...

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Categories: death, dog, funny, grandfather, grandmother, hope,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Grandma's Hand Sewn Quilt
When the auctioneer first shows it,
I feel a sudden piercing shock.
My grandma's hand-sewn antique quilt
Is on the auction block.
It is the lovely basket pattern
And her...

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Categories: age, grandmother,
Form: Narrative
The Sun's a Liar-Children's story short contest-
The Sun Is a Liar



It’s been quite some time since I've awoke early enough to meet the sun coming over the horizon. As I gazed...

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Categories: grandmother, childhood,
Form: Prose
Chocolate Moose Girl
Chocolate Moose Girl

A Sunday brunch one day went me
when she I saw, at table three.
From my mind to forget, never nor maybe.

For on this radiant...

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Categories: art, foodgrandmother,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Makeover - Still Weeping

Still Weeping

Original poem - Verse - June 8, 2013

Many came with flowers,
rainbows of roses and lilies,
solemn people came and went.

And then it was quiet,
the white...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandmother, death, family,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Brody
Brody

I bought two new books for you today my sweet boy.
The Wizard of Oz and the Jungle book should bring joy.

I'm very proud of how...

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Categories: 2nd grade, books, boy, grandchild, grandmother,
Form: Couplet
One in Four Women
Terror seizes you, and it isn't kind. 
 You try to go somewhere peaceful in your mind.
But the pain rips you right back to here...

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Categories: angst, life, peace, sadme, grandmother, me,
Form: Couplet
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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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: granddaughter, grandmother, love,
Form: Free verse
The Painted Blue Rose
Blue was his wife's favorite color
So he bought her a painted blue rose
She said she'd never seen anything like it
So she carries it where ever...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandmother, sadwife, rose, blue, rose,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grandmother's Hands
I will not forget,
my grandmother's gentle, loving, gnarled touch;
those hands that I loved so very much,
not a day spent with her I will regret.
 ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
The Keets, Goldie and Blueboy, Oh My
           There once was a family named Keets
       ...

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Categories: grandmother, humorous,
Form: Rhyme