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Grandmother Family Poems

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


CAPTURE A MEMORY by Jim Yerman
She often wondered why her grandma stopped so often on their walks
stopped…
looked all around…
then smiled
Why her face would suddenly brighten 
with the innocence of a...

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Categories: family, grandmother, memory,

Grandma by Twig Clark
Please don't kiss Grandma
With your wrinkled worn out skin
Your breath like stinking ashtrays
With an undertone of gin.

I really love you Grandma,
But when it's time to...

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Categories: childhood, family, funny, grandmother,



RIP Grandmother by Matt Forshay
She looks so frail and fragile.
Really she’s barely alive.
Ninety six years old and she still gives death a battle.
It makes me admire her never ending...

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Categories: anxiety, death, deep, family,

Granny's Recipes by Kay Roberts
From fruit scones, to meat pie,
Apple crumble and coffee cake,
Sunday tea was amazing,
Because, my Granny sure could bake.
Secret ingredients, she wouldn't divulge,
Passed down from years...

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Categories: birthday, childhood, family, food,

Two sides of death by Alexander Seal
Death was dreaded. 
Rehearsed. 
Experienced. 
Dreaded more. 

Being told, 
Silence. 
Empty. 
Frozen. 

Death. 
The day arrived. 
Surreal. 
Nothing. 

The bond was broken, 
The memories ended,...

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Categories: care, death, eulogy, family,

Let It Be Written by curtis johnson
If you saw something beautiful in a people, a place, a thing;
If you heard about something  captivating and fantastic;
If you felt something soothing and...

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Categories: blessing, children, christian, family,

Premium MemberMy grandfather's rose bush by John Castellenas
     Grandfather's rose bushes


My grandfather loved his roses. He would care for them and ensure they survived the Winter. He was...

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Categories: england, family, grandfather, tribute,

Grandma's Kitchen by Aaliyah Salia
Yellow cabinets, like sunflowers are planted on top of floral walls,
the sink is clean; the lemon scent still lingering in the corners, 
the cooker whistles,...

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Categories: childhood, family, grandmother, joy,

Premium MemberStories of the Gristmill by Dear Heart
My grandmother sure liked a good story,
so did her mother, and her mother Flori;
    who settled in New France,
   ...

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Categories: family, history, nostalgia,

Premium MemberLife Goes Around by Caren Krutsinger
The baby wears diapers
A 3-year-old thinks they are funny
A frustrated potty-training mommy
A grandmother laughs

The baby grows up
She is driving a car
The parents are not ready
The...

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Categories: family, life,

My Lillie by Marcy Paulk Bonnette
My "Lillie"

The garden is overgrown
The blooms are growing wild
They are missing the sweet lady
I remember as a child

She would lovingly water
Each and every stem
As she...

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Categories: family, flower, garden, grandmother,

Premium MemberHeaven sent Angels by Melissa Tracy
One of a kind angels on Earth would wrap us in their wings
The kind of heavenly love only a mother could bring
Perseveres through the seasons...

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Categories: family, mothers day,

My Mother is a Mobile Miracle by Adeleke Adeite
My mother is a mobile miracle,
her voice is the vibrant vehicle
that propels me to the pinnacle
of a sweet and super spectacle.

My mother is a world...

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Categories: angel, family, grandmother, mother,

Premium MemberROCKING CHAIR WITH GRANDMAS LOVING CARE by jack cooper
 The rocking chair 
With grandmas loving care
The one that's so old I do declare
My how the generations just slip through the air
As each new...

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Categories: care, child, family, grandmother,

DEAR GRANDMA by shylynna sperry
Dear grandma i am loved 
The day you stood there in front of me saying no one loves me 
That day i realized you were...

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Categories: family, best friend, cry, deep,

Premium MemberThe Visit by Janis Thompson
The Visit

Dimly lit room with flowered wallpaper, 
bridal chamber for a couple, 1920.
In her noontime daydream she could see back then.

Coal dust between her fingers,
a...

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Categories: family, grandparents, longing, love,

Breath by Winston Ritson
Breath 
Sticky and sweet
Like grandma's toffee,
Breath
Caustic and concrete
Like dad's coffee,
Breath
Evasive and effete
Like mum's Hennessy,
Breath
Obscure and oleate
Like a lover's lolly...

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Categories: dad, family, fun, grandmother,

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,

Leaning cross by Chelci Biggs
In the woods behind my house. I stumbled upon a cross some how.
This cross stood tall like the trees.
It looked as if it had a...

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Categories: brother, confusion, family, suicide,

Shadow of Your Voice by Cherie Fleming
Deep are the flowers
By the river, we lay.
Soft are the whispers
That give us away,
And the moonlight falls.

Kiss of the winter
Across our skin.
Songs of the river
That...

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Categories: angel, death, emotions, family,