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Grandmother Poems | Examples of Grandmother Poetry

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Premium Member NO TIM TAMS
Right from the start my daughter, when she became a mother, Declared a ban on candy, her children we were not to smother, With sweets abundantly supplied, not donuts or even cakes She remembered not too fondly, my...Read More
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Quoting Grandma
"Go in a haste. Come in a pace". Mary Coleman She was saying, 'Get on with it'. She was saying, 'Be a pacesetter'. It's what my grandmother often said. 011823PS...Read More
Categories: grandmother,
Form: Free verse
I still see her in her white rocking chair. Sharp hearing and her once, sharp vision going. Rocking, dreaming of her grandchildren growing. Their toys, left abandoned, at which with love, she stares. Her heart broken from painful emptiness! Those...Read More
Categories: absence, children, grandmother, memory,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Calling Grandma Miss Cat
At school my dears, you must call me Miss Cat She is a teacher now, of this, the other and that Her mind is dazzling, her fashion is chic and phat She is kind and endearing, never rude...Read More
Categories: grandmother, school, teacher,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member I Will Never Stop Wearing It
I love this sweater, I will never stop wearing it! His great grandmother was thrilled, but smiled, knowing better. When he was in college he became a dress designer. And he turned his sweater into a man-bag Which he...Read More
Categories: grandmother, grandson,
Form: Free verse

Cancer loss
When looking up I only think of you an missing you never stops, I wish that goodbye never had to exist, an I miss your last forehead kiss, I wish that cancer wasn’t a disease,...Read More
Categories: angel, death, emotions, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Nana
One eye was green, the other one brown, with a mouth that never knew a frown. If her world was turned upside down, she always knew she would turn it around. My Nana.. A better hostess there couldn't be. She accomodated...Read More
Categories: family, grandmother,
Form: Light Verse
Happy Birthday Poem For My Grandma
“I wrote this poem to say Happy Birthday grandma, now you are 69, no matter how old you get whenever you wake up 4:00am is the time. ” “You have aged so well in these years, ...Read More
Categories: birthday, grandmother,
Form: Lyric
First Christmas
It was the first Christmas without you.. Your presence I dearly miss.. Though not mentioned you were on my mind.. Nanna did you hear my Christmas wish? I wished that you were with us.. I wished not to see Mum...Read More
Categories: christmas, emotions, grandmother, grief,
Form: Rhyme
Treasured Memories
I hadn't seen her before, We had a brief moment together, Which still lingers in me, I've had so much about her, She had often sent her love and gifts. I didn’t notice what I was told about her, It...Read More
Categories: death, grandmother, grief, loss,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Remind You of Anybody
Stella Lou was outside a long time What is she doing out there? Her grandpa asked. Why don’t you peek out? Suggested grandma. Stella Lou was in a long conversation with their pony. Charleston, their pony, looked enthralled. He...Read More
Categories: grandmother, daughter, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Free verse
A soldier of a grandmother, unconditional with the love. Wrapped in ribbons of security, rules and prophecies. Reprimanded and then served treats, moments kept deep within the heart set to beat. When days were sour, the sweetness of words...Read More
Categories: appreciation, dedication, grandmother, lost
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mittens VS Gloves
I love my pretty colored mittens,                                       as soft as new kittens.      ...Read More
Categories: color, cool, fun, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
Holy Prayer
Holy Prayer If words ain't enough, I'll say a prayer Hoping that it will be heard Cause I'm on my knees facing up Hands clasp together as I say this prayer I'm not worthy to demand...Read More
Categories: grandmother, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, celebration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Twas the night before Christmas
Twas the night before Christmas and all seemed to be well, ...Read More
Categories: christmas, family, food, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme

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