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Grandchildren Family Poems

These Grandchildren Family poems are examples of Family poems about Grandchildren. These are the best examples of Family Grandchildren poems written by international poets.


Rewind
Rewind
By Julia Shaw

At seventy-two my life has been so very fine,
That I'd like to push a button and just rewind.
I'd go back to my wedding...

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Categories: family, appreciation, child, daughter, life,



Premium Member IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER
When I sit and watch TV I am bombarded by perfection…
Everybody has bright white teeth and a silky smooth complexion.

They live in enormous houses in...

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Categories: family,

Premium Member ON THE BACK OF AN OLD CLOSET DOOR
With the family visiting again this holiday..as they have so many times before
It was once again time to revisit…the back of our old closet door.

On...

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Categories: family, life, time,

Be That RocK
Be That Rock
by Michael R. Burch
 
for George Edwin Hurt Sr.
 
When I was a child
I never considered man’s impermanence,
for you were a mountain of...

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Categories: family, absence, bible, child, courage,

Premium Member A MAGICAL FAMILY CHRISTMAS


         A Magical Family Christmas

The smell of flickering, tall balsam candles,
reflecting on the mirrored wall.

Heavenly music dancing...

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Categories: christmas, family, happy, imagery,



Premium Member BABYSITTING GRANDPA
I remember how I loved babysitting our grandchildren 
how neatly they fit into my arms.
I remember being impressed with their intelligence and captivated by their...

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Categories: family,

Thanksgiving Memories THANKS
"Get out of the kitchen"! I hear Gramma say
"It will be ready when its ready"
"Dont touch that pie"! "Thats for Company"

Turkey, fresh bread and spices...

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Categories: family, holiday,

Thanksgiving Day
"Get out of the kitchin"! 
I hear Gramma say
"It will be ready when it ready"
"Dont touch that pie"!
"Thats for Company"

Turkey, fresh bread and spices 
Fill...

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Categories: family, holiday, love,

Premium Member Miss Ida
Although she was my grandmama,
We all called her Miss Ida.
Children and grandchildren alike did succumb
To this quaint, obscure, southern custom.

In the days of gold and...

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Categories: childhood, family, grandmother, imagery,

Premium Member Grandma
I miss
the scent of you
in sweet cinnamon light
and sunlight haloing your face;
lines revealing truths of your life story;
the stories whispered just for me,
the walks we...

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Categories: family, meaningful, memory, poems,

Premium Member TALLER THAN NANA
We have four grandchildren in our life and we love they came our way.
We remember when each was born…as if it was yesterday.

When they were...

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Categories: family, growing up,

Premium Member ONE ROSE
(If we only saw a field of flowers stretching out in a hundred rows
We may never truly appreciate the beauty of one rose.)

When I look...

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Categories: family,

a ROSE for RITA
Here’s to the travellers,
   the passengers, the tourists
who trek this alien landscape
   in search of experience.

Here’s to the resilient,
  ...

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Categories: death, family, life,

The Fourth Quarter
The Fourth Quarter

Here in the fourth quarter
When time seems to 
Press the pedal to the
Floor and years rush by
Like birds migrating south
In a rush to...

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Categories: age, appreciation, children, family,

Premium Member Many, Many Long Years Ago
How blessed we were back then and how-
   not knowing then what we know now,
our hearts stayed warm with love's first glow-
 ...

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Categories: family, growth, love,

Premium Member JUST A TREE
I informed my neighbor the bad news…that her old oak tree was dying
The old woman nodded that she understood and then she started crying.

As I...

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Categories: family, tree,

Premium Member ONLY YESTERDAY
Life moves so very fast…moments with our children and grandchildren do not last
We know it happens but we find it hard to understand…
Where did those...

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Categories: family, time,

Premium Member Friends Family Studio and Pirate Ship
My health is back; I am almost normal
I had been in the bowels of depression
after eight weeks of shingles that took me out and shook...

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Categories: family, happiness, health, joy, life,

Horse-Barn
There stands my family’s horse-barn,
old logs, chinking, and rustic charm,
here out west it’s too dray to farm,
and mountain winds do small plants harm.

A ranch is...

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Categories: family, future, history, horse,

Paternal Grandfather Aaron Harris
Paternal Grandfather Aaron Harris...

Lovely bones long since disintegrated
into dustbin of genealogical history,
if still alive would rank as oldest person
clocking another one incremental increase
asper in chronological...

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Categories: 8th grade, birth, family,