Grandfather Poems | Examples of Grandfather Poetry

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Premium MemberDENTURES
by Kim Rodrigues
gramps gummy-bear-gums
     do his teeth whiten in sun?
each pearl warms his smile

1/16/2018
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Categories: grandfather, time,
Grandfather Time
by Frankii Fame
Clicking ticks in 12 hours of seconds
Long-cased box silently beckons
Obediently, the pendulum swinging sings
Cranking frank of old grandfathers hands
Keeper keeps him pristine where he stands...

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Categories: grandfather, memory, missing you,
SONGS WITH OUR EYES CLOSED
by Mia Pratt
Every morning we used
to hear you sing 
your free spirited melodies
about holding 
onto God's unchanging hands
and dreaming of one day meeting him 
by the river...

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Categories: grandfather, inspiration,
Premium MemberMoon Rakers
by Geoffrey Brewer
MOON RAKERS

The old tale goes in Wiltshire when
They wisely played the parts of fools
In deception of the Revenue men
Employed dumb faces and farming tools

The Brandy...

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Categories: grandfather, native american, song,
black tailed deer
by mark lake
in the strong heart society there is one known as the buffalo eye. do the sweat lodge ceremony to speak with the stone turtle. you...

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Categories: betrayal, care, change, children, grandfather, grandmother, grandparents, heartbreak,
09 Family 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: child, granddaughter, grandfather, grandmother, grandparents, growth,
Premium MemberNO ONE CAN TAKE MEMORIES
by Vickie Thayer
THE HANDS ARE GONE, 

THAT CRADLED ME, 

TURNED THE COVERS ON MY BED, 

HANDS THAT HELPED ME BOW MY HEAD, 

KNEADED A SUPPER OF MILK...

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Categories: absence, emotions, family, goodbye, grandfather, how i feel,
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: grandfather, humor, perspective, satire,
Premium MemberDon't Worry About It
by PAT Adams
Snap crackle pop's not my cereal sound anymore
Now that's how I sound getting up off the floor

It's not new if I'm up at the crack...

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Categories: anxiety, betrayal, confusion, dad, grandfather, rain,
The rain of nostalgia
by avani pandit
What a pleasant time of the year!
For showers of blessings have come
A glorious time for others,
But painful for some..

The children are out already,
Leaping in puddles...

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Categories: animal, depression, farm, food, grandfather, loss, pain,
I'm thinking of becoming a veggie
by Elizabeth Kinch
My great grandfather was a butcher
And my grandad to,
My mum delivered the butchers meat
In a little van of blue.

My husband is a farmer's son
And we...

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Categories: grandfather, how i feel,
Happy Birthday Gramps
by Blic Echols
 I really just wanted to tell you Happy Birthday
 You would have been 72 years old today
 Even though we miss you day by...

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Categories: grandfather, grief, heartbroken, loss,
I'm Sorry
by Kay Roberts
I'm so sorry I wasn't there when you slipped away,
I battle with my guilt every single day.
I did come to see you, so I could...

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Categories: grandfather, life,
Premium MemberMy Granddaddy Said
by Mike Hauser
My Granddaddy said
A whole lot to me
To prepare for the things
A young mind couldn't see

He peaked around corners
And underneath beds
Here are some things about life
My...

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Categories: america, boy, childhood, christmas, grandfather, grandmother,
My Grandpa's in December
by HighWave Brian
Winter nights where naïve dreams were made,
my mind and heart still store.
Deep hush I hear and feel it still,
now gone, what was before.
The ground which...

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Categories: grandfather, grief,
Pop-pop
by Jackson Kelly
Thank you for the pain
Without it, how could I ever be 
Sane
Blood on the walls
Remnants of 
A beautiful mind
Left behind 
Thank you for the pain...

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Categories: grandfather, november, spring,
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: grandfather, life,
Premium MemberLive Hard Die Young
by PAT Adams
Live hard and die young has gone awry
I lived hard but not enough to die
Aches and sprains
Arthritis pain
Live hard and die hard seems to apply!...

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Categories: grandfather,
RIP GRANDPA
by Blic Echols
Joesph Benjamin Ballard was your name,
But I called you my Grandpa, 
Might not of had a lot of money to your name,
You still walked with...

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Categories: autumn, family, grandchild, grandfather,
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: grandfather, imagery, journey, life,
The Fruit Man
by roseann geiger
Remember Beefsteak Charlies?
I don’t remember the last time I saw one
but every time I see one of those
tomatoes, I remember Charlie
my Charlie, the one who...

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Categories: grandfather, remember, rose,
Step into the Garden
by Tricia Lucas-Clarke
Potash and compost, tomatoes and rose,
Back in your greenhouse where everything grows.
The gurgle of water, filling the can,
To water my memories of holding your hand.

Prize-winning...

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Categories: grandfather, imagery, life, loss,
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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Just yesterday
by rick howarth
Just yesterday this patriarch
sat on the beach to watch the larks,
parents and grandkids digging sand
a warm sun, stranger in the land.

No breeze to sap the...

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Categories: grandfather, old,
Premium MemberOld Man Time
by Jannie Breedt
Redeployed in an ugly skin
Pleated and spotted and grumpy within
What I call walking ,they call shuffling
I'm bending down to tie my shoe
While Im down here...

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Categories: grandfather, pride, thanksgiving,
I look
by John Nesbitt
    I LOOK  (c) John Nesbitt 11.02.2017
I look up to the stars
but up to no man
I look down to the ground...

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Categories: blessing, community, dedication, desire, grandfather, grandson,
Premium MemberADVICE AND WISDOM OF OLD ELDER MAN
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Old man, old school
Young man, new rules
Self-taught all out, times bout to expire
Now the youth today look lup to themselves riding the streets with flat...

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Categories: absence, bereavement, boy, death, grandfather, mother son,
WHITNEY2 -------- Grandfather
by Jack Webster
Grandfather's Suitcase

He left it,
for me, she says. 
Inside it
are his trilby
and the books
we used to read,
and somehow,  his scent of pipe.


9-5-2017...

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Categories: grandfather, grandson,
A Bed-time Whispering With My Wife
by fayaz bhat
A Whispering With My Wife
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When dad takes Abu to walk...,
My heart swells with joy.
To shops, to old house , to sheep in the meadow;
Holding his...

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Categories: brother, daughter, devotion, father, grandfather, grandmother, mother, son,
Stoked In
by William Darnell Sr.
Stoked In

By William P. Darnell Sr.

Stoked in low
Stoked in high

Try to reach up
Into that sky

Your placement here
Had been just a passing

It's over now
Life's not that...

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Categories: grandfather, love, memory, nature,
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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My Maternal Grandfather Said-1
by fayaz bhat
My Maternal Grandfather Said -- I
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Solomon said to Kash Dev
'Drain this valley !'.
I'll but , Hamala Pari, the charming fairy...!
So the big giant had drained...

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My Maternal Grandfather Said 11
by fayaz bhat
My Maternal Grandfather said --II
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Mousa was eighty metres tall!
And had a habit of carrying a stick --
some forty metres long!
Ooj Bin Anukh , the great...

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Categories: grandfather, grandmother, love,
Premium MemberOld Love
by PAT Adams
Grandma and Grandpa were swinging on the porch swing
Remembering some of the good old days and things

Grandma said, "Remember when our dates began"
"It was so...

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Categories: butterfly, courage, giving, grandfather,
My Heart
by cortney bartholomew
You grip my hands as they begin to shake,
With tears in your eyes, Sweetheart, everything will be ok,
I gave you grandma's butterfly and you held...

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