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.
family, appreciation, child, daughter, life,
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...
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...
ON THE BACK OF AN OLD CLOSET DOOR
family, life, time,
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.
Be That RocK
family, absence, bible, child, courage,
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...
A MAGICAL FAMILY CHRISTMAS
christmas, family, happy, imagery,
A Magical Family Christmas
The smell of flickering, tall balsam candles,
reflecting on the mirrored wall.
Heavenly music dancing...
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...
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...
family, holiday, love,
"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
childhood, family, grandmother, imagery,
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...
family, meaningful, memory, poems,
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...
TALLER THAN NANA
family, growing up,
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...
(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...
a ROSE for RITA
death, family, life,
Here’s to the travellers,
the passengers, the tourists
who trek this alien landscape
in search of experience.
Here’s to the resilient,
The Fourth Quarter
age, appreciation, children, family,
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...
Many, Many Long Years Ago
family, growth, love,
How blessed we were back then and how-
not knowing then what we know now,
our hearts stayed warm with love's first glow-
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.
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...
Friends Family Studio and Pirate Ship
family, happiness, health, joy, life,
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...
family, future, history, horse,
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...
Paternal Grandfather Aaron Harris
8th grade, birth, family,
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...