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Grandparents Poems | Examples of Grandparents Poetry

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Premium Member Old Homeplace
The old, columned front porch is sagging Sad shutters hang on the bias abandoned, Broken panes neglected as weather crept in Still their silent voices call out with warmest hospitality. [Lind30WCU, 7,7,7,9] Written January 26, 2022 ...Read More
Categories: grandparents, home, memory,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Pride of Place
From the gilded frame adorably kept on the bureau Two benign faces look on us as we gaze in awe My Grandpa who lived and died a true hero My Grandma so ebullient, a chirping sparrow They became man...Read More
Categories: appreciation, blessing, grandparents,
Form: Monorhyme
Unreachable Pain
Promises made when time was running away Happiness fades with memories being made The old man smiles starting to look away Death took his entrance right away With open arms he breaks thousands of hearts alive by taking one...Read More
Categories: grandparents, age, children, death, deep,
Form: Rhyme
They bled, we moan
I hate what I see I hate what we’ve become Squeeze the poorest on poor street So the rich have more fun. Seeing homeless soldiers on the street The cash that I have I give What the hell have we become...Read More
Categories: absence, abuse, culture, grandparents,
Form: Free verse
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: grandparents, christmas, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Senryu



A pillowcase Backpack
A pillowcase backpack, camping under the kitchen table. Lost in imagination, deaf to strife. In every way full of wonder of life. Holed up in a couch cushion bunker. Barefoot and bare chested. Taking aim...Read More
Categories: adventure, childhood, grandfather, grandparents,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Golden
Seenager is our new stage, The years of our golden age, Grey is our new blonde, Sixty is now young, rock on!...Read More
Categories: appreciation, giggle, grandparents, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ELDER CRY-
"Both were born in the world of Thunder All I hear is the rain, tick tick drip dripping down upon the top of my head Driving me loosely insane Memories of drought I remember not...Read More
Categories: grandparents, anxiety, caregiving, celebration, encouraging,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member When You Get Grandchildren
I love my grandchildren so much it is nuts I loved my children this much too, but it is a different love This is a “I can be as crazy and friendly as I want” kind of...Read More
Categories: grandparents, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Seventeen Scene
One group of activists decided to fight. To see family lose their sense of might. Three people involved in each battle. For the patients each feeling like cattle. Five days of care each week is...Read More
Categories: caregiving, confusion, depression, grandparents,
Form: Rhyme
it hasn't rained in two weeks
the raindrops commit suicide on the window as if they wanted to wash the goodbye signs with the blood of the water, - the rain today carries swords like a samurai, kills the morning the horizon is a...Read More
Categories: grandparents, 2nd grade, allah, angst,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Keen Observation
My neighbour’s little son is so smart In an assignment on Grandparents, he wrote “They never seem to hurry, Any time, can tell a story Before sleep, they take their teeth and gums out” ...Read More
Categories: children, grandfather, grandparents,
Form: Limerick
My PSW PROMISE
MY PSW PROMISE When you first arrived - Your health was then fading Your whole world was changing I promised that I’d see you through. When you first arrived Your kids sold your house You just lost your spouse I promised that I’d...Read More
Categories: bereavement, caregiving, death, grandparents,
Form: Rhyme
Like the Early Morning Mists
Like the early morning mists That rise from the waters’ depths Memories emerge in swirls and twists Foggy shadows of lives past Of them all, childhood scenes outlast ‘Membrances of dear, familiar faces and Fragmented moments of...Read More
Categories: family, grandparents, love, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member They Think They Can Outfox Me
They think they can get past me. And they can if they are running flat out. If they are trying to out-play me They have another think coming. I have ten grandchildren, three children, and I have parented over twenty...Read More
Categories: age, grandparents,
Form: Free verse

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