Grandfather Family Poems

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


Premium MemberPocket Watch 2 by Susan Gentry
Heirloom events are often solemn occasions
Weddings, high school or college graduations
Grandfathers take sons or grandsons aside
To bequeath his pocket watch with pride

Slowly he'll raise the...

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Categories: family, father son, grandfather,

Premium MemberEaster 2018 by Eve Roper
An early rise before the sunrise, brief 
prayer relief to fill a slow cooker with corn beef, 
carrots, potatoes and cabbage. 
Proud of myself I...

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Categories: easter, family,



Premium MemberGrandchildren Feeling by Caren Krutsinger
Excitement oozes

Out of my soul and Grand- heart

Grandchildren are here...

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Categories: family, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather,

Grandpa's Kids by curtis johnson
She was eight, her brother was ten, and I was only 59. That year, 2009, we were together all the time. I taxied them both...

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Categories: children, family, grandfather,

Premium MemberFamily Feud by Nick Trim
Local fame in the family name,
knowledge attained because it entertains.
It seems everyone knows about our pain,
gossip that ponders who's to blame.

They say they care but...

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Categories: family, betrayal, brother, care, change,

The Forest by Rebecca Frank
As I entered the forest 
My feet gained an uncanny rhythm
Crunching below the surface of a hundred years
The snow intermittently tracing the way

It was a...

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Categories: appreciation, deep, devotion, family,

Wishing you were here by Blic Echols
Nothing will ever be the same, 
 without you here,
 trying our best to remain,
 happy and full of cheer,
 its the season of love,...

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Categories: absence, emotions, family, goodbye,

Premium MemberMy Dad My Hero by Nick Trim
Some people wait and write a eulogy
but if you're dead you can't hear or read,
so I want to tell you just what you mean to...

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Categories: family, appreciation, care, dad, deep,

One Day In Spring by Rana Hiha
One Day In Spring

Flowers falling to the ground from trees of Green all in a row
Smiling faces, happy sounds, School is over for another day
Where...

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Categories: family, flower, grandfather, november,

Premium MemberGrandpa's Little Helper by Robert Haigh



Grandpa's going to rake the lawn and gather up the leaves.
Can you come too? Why sure you can, but not in those short sleeves!

It's cold...

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Categories: autumn, family, grandchild, grandfather,

Snapshots by roseann geiger
I remember angles
lots of angles
shoulders, elbows, jaw
and Old Spice.
I remember a voice like gravel
angular, uneven, an instantly soothing
like water spilling over rocks.
I remember a well...

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Categories: family, grandfather, imagery, life,

Premium MemberA Songbird Climbs by Rick Parise

In breaths of morning dawn the generations before would drift through my mind. A legacy of gold and silver in depths of the dawning rise...

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Categories: family, farm, grandfather, love,

Samurai Knight - A Japanese Choka by Alfred Berggren
Brave Samurai Knight
your Warlord, Itso, waits you.
Your ancestors cry
out for revenge against Mau.
Defend your family's
honor for all weep at what
Mau has done to our
land making...

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Categories: family,

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY by Dan Cwiak
My parents were born in the USA as was I,
but about my heritage I have never been shy.
My grandfather came from a distant land,
one I've...

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Categories: appreciation, family, identity, love,

Premium MemberMy Mafia Roots by Carol Connell
A tale I now tell of the history,
the unraveling of ancestral mystery.
It happened it seems, by chance,
and this was the circumstance.
My sister was having a...

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Categories: children, family, grandfather, history,

Premium MemberUnforgettable Places - Acts by Brian Johnston
I have so many places/acts dear to my heart
I’m just dying to share some with you
Not to boast, I but honor them, all played a...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, family, life,

Premium MemberWhere I Want To Go by Brenda Chiri
Italy to where my great grandfather was born
Sailing to America with his family in tow
To go there is something I've always sworn
To the very land...

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Categories: appreciation, beautiful, family, relationship,

Memories, Someone Asked by John Herlihy
Memories, someone asked?
Here’s one. Let me pull it out from the past,
Let me set it next to the grandfather clock in the parlor,
That used to...

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Categories: family, mother,

A Journey in Time-Grandparents Sunday by M.P. Shaudd
Take a journey back with me
To a time not long ago
When families met for Sunday brunch
To Grandma's house we'd go

We sat down at the table
Sharing...

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Categories: childhood, family, grandfather, grandmother,

Red Hot Tar by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
Grandma told it well.
Some missionaries
Visited her dad –
He was one deacon.
Everyone listened.

He let them teach.
All about God
And the iron rod
Deacons complained

Threatened him
Their mob came
Red -hot...

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Categories: family, gospel, memory, men,