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Grandparents Poems | Examples of Grandparents Poetry

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Inspired by the unending love my grandparents had for each other and a story of one of their winter dates. On this cloudy winter day, the sky is gray and I am too. I kick a pebble...Read More
Categories: grandparents, i love you,
Form: Free verse

I've never met the man myself I've got a few pictures at hand And a lost image in my mind Cause he's barely in my memories But I'm sure we'd have gotten along For you seem visionary A wise...Read More
Categories: appreciation, grandfather, grandparents, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Precocious Child
Precocious child curious, wild Whence come adults milquetoast mild...Read More
Categories: childhood, grandparents,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member Beach Bound
Another warm day has begun, Soaking in the California sun. Volleyball players having fun, Joggers flying by on the run. Children brave the tide unafraid, Couples snuggle close in the shade. Surfers with tans that never fade, Sailboat owners got it made. Wind...Read More
Categories: grandparents, beach, boat, children, games,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Giving Thanks
Can you smell the turkey cooking? Can you smell the pumpkin pie? Can you see the children lurking, With a glimmer in their eye? See the table filled with family, See the table filled with yams. See my Father as he's...Read More
Categories: grandparents, children, family, father, food,
Form: Rhyme

white haired man coos and gurgles grandson...Read More
Categories: age, grandparents,
Form: Senryu
One windy afternoon as I was walking, a gentle wind suddenly caressed my face, like telling me that everything would be alright. And as I closed my eyes to feel deeply such gentleness, I felt a familiar...Read More
Categories: grandparents, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Farewell
Born two centuries yesteryear A young pair who passed through Ellis Built a frame home with rose trellis Intertwined blooms like them bound dear. Last roses on their headstones rest, Grandparents by whom I was blest. Bitesize Poem no52 Poetry Contest ...Read More
Categories: farewell, grandparents, home, love,
Form: Rhyme
October 19
Diamonds and pearls twinkle in the moonlight, Lost in a labyrinth of their own design, The last of their kind. I hurry through the maze, In an futile attempt to find them, And bring them back to me, Bring back...Read More
Categories: death, grandchild, grandmother, grandparents,
Form: Free verse
Grandpa Shoots From the Hip
Inquiring of my grandparents to explain love, Teasing grandpa said, "Togetherness alone pays." I asked him, what's kept you together all these years? "Tethers do not work, the secret is frequent hugs." In short, what do you credit your...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, grandparents, love,
Form: Couplet
The guardians
You came and faded in the rising sun like snow But left my heart a glow Your smile was ever golden and pure Like the heart of your nurture You shed tears so my hopes and dreams will...Read More
Categories: grandparents,
Form: Rhyme
When you mention The word tough that's What she was, a lion She kept the family together Strong, tough and in order And when she roared, everyone listened...Read More
Categories: family, grandparents,
Form: Free verse
“We have a surprise for you!” They told their grandchildren who were staying with them for a few nights. “We guarantee you’ll be amazed…it is a truly wondrous sight.” Moments such as these one has...Read More
Categories: grandparents, sunset,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grandma's Porch
old empty porch swing neglected flowers dying someone is missing...Read More
Categories: death, grandparents,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Trickster
We recently lost my Grandpa It took a toll on my Grandma she took to the bottle an unstable waddle tripped on him hiding – such chutzpah! ...Read More
Categories: drink, funny, grandparents, humorous,
Form: Limerick

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