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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.
Candid Awesome Rare Radical Impactful Earthquake ...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Acrostic

Premium Member Grandma's Stories
Grandma's Stories “Can I tell a tale? Well sit.I'm going to. Pull up a chair, or on the floor that will do. I'm elderly now as things are reckoned, and i may forget the story in...Read the rest...
Categories: age, family, funny, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Odd Sock
Grandma knitted me and my brother, he is blue and I am pink. We fit snug in Sally's shoes, off to school or to play we go. Each week we get a warm bath, then go round and round...Read the rest...
Categories: brother, giggle, girl, grandmother,
Form: Personification
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By Chad Carlson The title says it all. I've been cursed with family deaths... Let me explain. 1 grandmother and 2 uncles is 3 deaths in the last 4 months. 5 weeks ago my grandmother passed,...Read the rest...
Categories: death, deep, family, grandmother,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Basting Spoon Maestro
Her apron, a contemporary artwork of burnt umbers and raw siennas - dripping like happy tears, this, her tailcoat tux - a conductor with a basting spoon... Culinary command of pot and kettle, and...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Grandma's Easter Eggs
Remember when grandma would boil the eggs? There were no fancy color kits to buy. She used crushed berries for the royals, purple and blue, tea or coffee for sunny shades of yellow and orange, and spinach for gracious...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother, childhood, children, environment, food,
Form: Haibun
Ode to Api - Grandmother
Cycling amidst the gloom and glee She pedals the life's tapestry while People whisper the bad and good thing She'd lived in her life, Though lying in sick-bed No one dared to spare her; She still held her head high And nothing...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Yellow Days
"How lovely yellow is! It stands for the sun." - Vincent Van Gogh Yellow is the puddle of sun on the lawn; Yellow is the dandelion daring to roar. Yellow are the giggles of...Read the rest...
Categories: beauty, childhood, color, grandmother,
Form: List
I fell in love with Jesus by Suzan Satchell
I fell in love with Jesus Jesus, I am so happy I fell in love with you. I never regret the day I did, and I still have not had any to date. All I know is that...Read the rest...
Categories: childhood, faith, grandmother, jesus,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member she is like me
They have the cutest clothes now for little granddaughters. I cannot help but buy this outfit. Another pink and orange thing? My daughter asks. My granddaughter squeals and runs to her room to change. She loves the colors I...Read the rest...
Categories: granddaughter, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Children's Poem VIII
Children's Poems VII These are poems for children and poems about children and their mothers, fathers, grandmother, grandfathers and extended families. Sailing to My Grandfather, for George Hurt by Michael R. Burch This distance between us —this vast sea of...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother, child, childhood, children, family,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sonnet Celebrating International Women's Day
With threads of golden light, your spirits flare, Each woman shines, a steadfast astral pyre, Your valiant souls defy the tethered snare, Like distant suns that pierce the boundless mire. With hearts unyielding, you shatter iron grates, Unshackled wings where...Read the rest...
Categories: celebration, freedom, grandmother, mother,
Form: Sonnet
Living with shadows
Once there was a time, mill chimneys ruled our skies, above the shadowed streets, where people lived their lives. Once there were the stories, that grandma used to share, of troubled times at the mill, and kitchen cupboards bare. Once there was a...Read the rest...
Categories: childhood, grandmother, loss, memory,
Form: Rhyme
A secret wedding
They carried on in secret, pretending not to care, then organised the wedding, not one of the family were there, mum cried in the kitchen, the news was hard to bear, dad had lost his temper, his choice words hung in the...Read the rest...
Categories: family, father, grandfather, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Praise to grandma's
I'd like to be one of those prized grandmas who cooked and baked and everyone highly praised them; today we just throw food together and call it done -where is the homemade...Read the rest...
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Monoku

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