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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 Member THE GOOD OLD DAYS
I remember sitting on my grand dad’s knee,
when he told me about the good old days.

How he courted my grandmother with glee,
He fell in love...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: family, grandfather, nostalgia,



Mr Freeze
We were fighting over Mr Freeze pops 
whilst grandpa was being cleaned for the coffin. 
...

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© Si iq   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: children, death, family, grandfather,

Premium Member There For Me
Looking back, one thing comes clean-glass clear
you were always there for me subduing every fear.

I tried to do my duty, be a husband strong and...

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Categories: family, 12th grade, character, hope,

Premium Member Gramps
GRAMPS

Gramps is really very old,
At least that’s what he said.
There’s hair all on his cheeks and chin,
But not much on his head.

“But thing’s aren’t what...

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© Tim Riding  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: family, 4th grade, 5th grade,

Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV



Neglect
by Michael R. Burch

What good are your tears?
They will not spare the dying their anguish.
What good is your concern
to a...

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Categories: family, father, father daughter,



Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers III
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers III




Success
by Michael R. Burch

for Jeremy

We need our children to keep us humble
between toast and marmalade;

there is no time for a...

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Categories: family, father, father daughter,

Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers II
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers II



All Things Galore
by Michael R. Burch

for my grandfathers George Edwin Hurt Sr. and Paul Ray Burch, Sr.

Grandfather,
now in your gray...

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Categories: family, father, father daughter,

Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers I
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers I

I translated the first six Native American poems for my father when he chose to enter hospice and end his...

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Categories: family, father, father daughter, father

Premium Member Poems about Children
Poems about Children


The Desk
by Michael R. Burch

for Jeremy

There is a child I used to know
who sat, perhaps, at this same desk
where you sit now, and...

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Categories: family, boy, child, childhood, children,

blessed child
cry not little one for joy is in the field of your birth
your guardian angel keenly keeps you safe
for God's vision of your life has...

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© chui munga  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: family, africa, birth, child, emotions,

Premium Member The Clock
Gramps had a Sunday rite,
It was quiet, perhaps trite. 
In his chalice a Bloody Mary,
As solemn as a seminary.

Took the goblet and a crank,
To his...

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Categories: family, dad, daughter, granddaughter, grandson,

Premium Member Family Movies
On the DVD, I’m topless
And relaxing in the pool
With a metal bucket in my hand,
Too young for ridicule.

While in other scenes I toddle
Or get jiggled...

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Categories: family, appreciation,

Premium Member Grandfather's Death
My grandfather committed suicide,
He was too unhappy to confide,
He dosed himself with arsenic to die:
He was found in his truck by the roadside.

My mother remembered...

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, family, father, grandfather,

Premium Member Family Poems
Family Poems

Mother's Smile
by Michael R. Burch

There never was a fonder smile
than mother's smile, no softer touch
than mother's touch. So sleep awhile
and know she loves you...

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Categories: child, childhood, family, father,

Premium Member He Knew How to Slaughter a Chicken
He knew how to slaughter and dress a chicken
  She baked bread every Friday in the tiny kitchen
He built their one-car garage from lumberyard...

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Categories: family, grandfather, grandmother, tribute,