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Grandmother Poems | Examples of Grandmother Poetry

Grandmother Poems - Examples of all types of grandmother poetry to share and read. This list of grandmother poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of grandmother poetry. This list of works about grandmother is an excellent resource for examples on how to write grandmother poems.
Premium Member christmas at grandmas
it tastes like christmas a tiramisu moment critique by age five where is the popcorn we all pretend to look but it chokes grandma It sounds like santa jingle bells rocking the roof critique by age eight where is grandpa? loud snoring leads us...Read More
Categories: grandmother, christmas, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Senryu

Premium Member Rufena
always baking and cooking always sewing and keeping house always watering her violets always tilling garden in spring never giving up on herself or others or her beliefs she was always the greatest grandma i could of ever had! ...Read More
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member His Grandmothers Hands
With the small well-worn blade of her kitchen knife, she could cut a chicken open in seconds flat, hold it firmly in one hand, and with the other – flinching not an eyelash – reach in and tear...Read More
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Light Verse
It was 30 years ago…one year after Grandma died…after we said goodbye…when our son wanted to plant a tree by her grave…at that time the tree was 4 inches high. I was quite impressed that day...Read More
Categories: grandmother, grandson, tree,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Ghost in My House
When Grandma died I inherited things, jewelry, dishes, furniture and a doll; I loved all 'cause I am a person who clings, the best was her rocking chair and shawl. It became clear that the chair had...Read More
Categories: granddaughter, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Ghost Story
Spirits wander in and wander out met usually with a painful shout They give me chills but also wonder are they real or tales from dark under? This story is true, happened few years past. We keep telling so memory...Read More
Categories: grandmother, anger, anxiety, dark, death,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Grandmother's Secrets
five hours on the stove garlic, onion, tomatoes the great smell of sauce My grandmother in the kitchen all day Cooking dinner while her kids were away Nobody ever knew She always used Ragu And drank...Read More
Categories: grandmother, humorous,
Form: Limerick
My time is up
Im spinning clock wise by the second it changes yet my minutes feels so slow my hours has left me.for my tuner is wind so tight .my numbers are fading my walls are are tarnish...Read More
Categories: age, anxiety, death, grandmother,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Snowman Couple Christmas Ornament
Favorite ornament?A snowman couple made out of Christmas balls, A bit of stiff taffeta and a silk skirt on Mama Snowman A tiny blue jacket on Daddy Snowman A miniscule red gift box ties them together It used to...Read More
Categories: christmas, grandmother, winter,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Grand-pa's Place
The snow was sticking in the open space Clouds hung heavy over Grand-pa’s place The sands of time rings out the cheer Stamping out opulence with love and care The old house sitting on stones Could tell a better...Read More
Categories: grandfather, grandmother, judgement, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member boxing day
It’s boxing day (the Brit name for the day after Christmas) and Pamela, Lisa’s grandmother is visiting our little pandemic ark. Pamela’s a Cowboys fan so we’re watching them slaughter Washington - between commercials -...Read More
Categories: grandmother, holiday, humor, mom,
Form: Free verse
Follows rules, since he was young. Of being great, he climbs each rung. His parents taught him right from wrong. He will achieve his soul’s song! Nothing free for this boy. To his parents, they are his joy. No money thrown...Read More
Categories: appreciation, baseball, confidence, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grandma Burnout
Home sweet home on Christmas day. Children and grandchildren come, but not to stay Home smells of pumpkin spice, gingerbread cookies, ham and turkey in the oven Yeast rolls rising, flickering cinnamon candles, oakwood burning in the fireplace The taste of eggnog and wine, all...Read More
Categories: christmas, grandchild, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Grandma Dyed Her Hair Bright Green
Grandma loved the Christmas scene She even dyed her hair bright green And though her bones did surely ache ...Read More
Categories: appreciation, christmas, family, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grandma
Grandma etched in dust, in private secret places. Mothballed memories....Read More
Categories: grandmother, age, anniversary, death, family,
Form: Haiku

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