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Best Grandparents Poems

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


The red wheelbarrow
The old red wheelbarrow is still standing there
right next to my Grandfather’s fixed rocking chair.
Though neither has moved in a good many years
their presence revives...

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Categories: death, grandparents, happiness, memory,



The Special Rose
She sits and rocks, so gently back and forth
Her chin leaning heavily on her chest.
In her hands she cradles, one flat waxed rose
And sighs as...

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Categories: grandparents, lonely, love, old,

Grey Wind
**Dedicated to those who preceded us and gave their blood, sweat and tears, so we can have the luxuries they could not**


The wind whispers, the...

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Categories: father, grandparents, mother, tribute,

Premium Member Don't Throw Me Away
You look at me so uninviting;
I may have some missing teeth, stumble when I walk, bout' to FALL!!!
Stutter when I talk, but yet I'll still...

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Categories: grandparents, anxiety, appreciation, blessing, caregiving,

Premium Member THE RED WHEELBARROW
How I loved spending a week of the summer holidays with my grandparents. Gramps would come and pick me up in his old pick- up...

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Categories: childhood, garden, grandparents, memory,

Premium Member BLOWING IN THE WIND
We’d gather on the old wooden porch
gramps would sit in his rocking chair
with wisps of smoke rising from his cigar

I’d snuggle up to gran 
on...

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Categories: grandparents, memory,

Seed Of Friendship-A dedication
L-iving in a world of vast 
souls formed from 
another voided world,
E-ntering thru portals 
from their world to earth.
O-ozing spetacular smell 
and wail when the...

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Categories: grandparents, addiction, angel, care, change,

New Future Of The Internet
New Future Of The
Internet


Cable cost are up
too high
You turned to the
internet and so have
I

My Youtube channel
is the way to go
Now I can even make
video shows

I...

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Categories: business, career, film, grandparents,

A VERY WISE WOMAN
I was one of many that had the priviledge
to live with my Grandparents.  The lessons
I learned from them will remain with me for
the rest...

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Categories: grandparents,

Premium Member Grand Larceny
What’s it take for women to hate
their first born so long and so cold?
Sly smiles as he choked on the bait.
You sat in that one...

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Categories: grandparents, abuse, anger, bible, dark,

a poem- dedicated to nirvaan
oh nirvaan ! truly dearly you ,
how should i tell you,
how much i love you,
i am your uncle,
you’re my nephew,
thats not all i have to...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: children, inspirationalparents, grandparents, parents,

the nun and the witches last walk
Even though
It was so long ago
It still holds the place in my heart
The one I reserved for special moments
with him 
The times before his health
got...

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Categories: granddaughter, grandfather, grandparents, halloween,

Premium Member Once we all were child
there was a time when we used to be beautiful
we were used to smile, ran atleast 2 miles
we were used to create images of many...

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Categories: age, allah, cry, grandparents,

Premium Member Grandsons
Car doors slam, country quiet broken
A race ensues… front door flies open
Dogs start barking, excitedly running
A happy day... grandsons are coming

Overnight bags in a flash...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, grandchild, grandparents,

Greatgrandma Loves Writing Poems
She really does...
She writes a lot about love,
crying, and
About someone dying.

She writes about flowers
In gardens,
and
Pretty crystal vases,
Gracing tables,
Layed out in lace.
Great Grandma wrote
Once, about my...

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Categories: grandparents,

Old is not for Sissies
We old folks know what day it is
by the things we don't repeat!  
And when Tuesday rolls around
We drag the garbage to the street!...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandparents,

Premium Member Three Keys
~One key
             Two keys
         ...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: children, family, grandparents, marriage,

Premium Member Son Of A Gun
Son Of A Gun

My Great Great Grandpa was a musket
only one son he would want.
My Great Great Grandma named him shotgun
he used to love to...

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Categories: analogy, family, fantasy, grandparents,

Premium Member Bentwood Rocker
I have a Bentwood Rocker
It's the most cherished thing I own
It is made from the willow branches
of an ancient tree at my grandparent's home.

It embraces...

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Categories: introspection, nostalgiaold, grandparents, grandparents,

Outlaws
Two is company
Three a crowd
A and B call the shots
I'll C my way out

I've become a nuisance 
With the key to their heart
A knee high...

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Categories: conflict, family, grandparents, marriage,

LET US COME TO MEASURE SKY
Let us come to measure sky,
It's length, breadth
height, weight, width, area
everything, everything to be measured.
Sitting on the back of cloud,
flying to end point of sky,
And...

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Categories: father, grandparents, moon, mother,

Grandma
Grandma

I miss grandma’s house after school, grandma’s house after church, grandma’s house after a long days work. I miss them because they remind me of...

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Categories: grandmother, grandparents, love,

Premium Member Warm Apple Pie
Every Sunday afternoon we’d go to my grandparent’s home,
those were the trips I’ll never forget with my siblings and I-
My grandpa would greet us with...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandparents, meaningful, memory,

Premium Member Kid's Table
Laying my head back, eyes closing,
reminiscing, the years falling away into decades ago
to the 1950s at my grandparent's grand home
for Christmas.

It was a gracious dining...

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© Greg Gaul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandparents, christmas, cousin, family, friend,

Premium Member MY WINTER


Gearing up to what should be magical
Special winter to be a first of firsts
Brand spanking new at the grand-parent thing
Marshmallow snowsuits, sleighs and Santa Claus
First...

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Categories: grandparents, baby, christmas, confusion, fantasy,