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Premium Member The Ash Can
The Ash Can  ©

I got the call on Sunday night.  I was traveling on business.  When I looked at the caller ID
 I wondered why my husband’s boss would be calling me....

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Categories: grandchild, bereavement, introspection, lost love, suicide,
Form: Dramatic monologue



Premium Member Random Acts of Karma

The mute old drunk had gotten lucky the day before - a stranger had taken pity on him at the bridge, (under which he and many other homeless people lived), and stopped to give him...

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Categories: grandchild, hope, humanity, inspirational, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ezra
This is an unfinished Heroic Crown of Sonnets dedicated to a friend's grandchild who was born with serious lower body issues 3 years ago...but he is so perfect and beautiful in every other way that...

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Categories: grandchild, life,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member The Silkworm's Birthday








"The Silkworm’s Birthday"





Mulberry leaves flutter in the breeze
Kookaburra brave Joker bluffs a sky blue breast 
Drops one feather for a quill, a song hidden in a laugh, no bitter pill
magic never rests, like a crystal...

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Categories: grandchild, imagery, love, mother daughter, muse,
Form: Free verse
My Little Kings
I met you on the road of Longing,
As you took me hand in hand,
My heart burst with love wide open,
And so our journey began.-

My Kings, my life is yours,
I have lived to this moment for...

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Categories: children, dedication, future, grandchild, innocence, joy, mother
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member I hope
I'm 51 today.
51 tomorrow, yay
Was 51 yesterday.
52 is months away,
And yes I'm thankful.
Although it's not my real birthday,
It kinda is in a certain way.
I'm still alive another day.
I had the notion to celebrate.
And be thankful.
Though...

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Categories: grandchild, birthday, celebration, character, christian, courage, culture, deep,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Prince's Barn
I must tell you of a yarn 
About the Prince’s barn 
It sits on a hill 
Overlooking an area where there was so much kill 

Today it is a place where one goes to find...

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Categories: america, farm, god, grandchild, grandparents, military, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Generation Shack
               	Password Paranoia

Hey, how did you do that?
Do what?
Open that can?
I used the can opener.
I KNOW, but where did you put...

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Categories: grandchild, child abuse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Meanest Selfish Dad I Never Met
Selfish L. was the meanest most selfish dad I have never met. I met his grandchild who explained his almost always loving father, Little A’s sorry story to me.  Little A, a loving man,...

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Categories: grandchild, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Narrative
The Farmer and Toulouse Lautrec
Technology is wonderful, especially in medicine, Elmo told Opal, the day their son Brett called to tell them the good news. The doctor had told Brett and Debbie their first child would be a boy,...

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Categories: grandchild, abortion,
Form: Prose
Being Grandpa
Being a Grandpa,
  It amazes me a little bit how common being a grandparent is and how easy it is to become one.  You have children, they have children and there you are...

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Categories: grandchild, age, appreciation, cute love, family, feelings, love,
Form: Free verse
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Categories: good morning, graduate, grandchild,
Form: Ghazal
A PERFECT PLACE I KNEW
Arabella’s 18th birthday
Darling granddaughter of mine
A special treat
A unique ‘do’
A celebration for just us two
At a perfect place I knew

Board a train to the metropolis
hail a cab through London’s streets
we approach our destination
and our excitement...

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Categories: birthday, celebration, grandchild, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Bringing Myself Up To Date with Myself
Sorry other poets. You just became my sounding board. There are many things that are becoming quite interesting. This subpoena thing is one of them. 
If Trump receives one from a Federal Court, he is...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandchild, allegory, analogy,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Get On With It
Hi Michael:

You might have been too young to remember, but there is a certain line that Grandma use to say to any of us who was sent to the store.  At the time, I...

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Categories: brother, childhood, family, grandchild, grandmother, wisdom,
Form: Narrative
Grandmas Hands
Grandma’s Hands


You wish me plenty good things
Your safe travels and good fortune 
I rightly claim 

Your purpose and plan you’ve acclaimed
Your poise and gentle grace , angelic 

Your only spoon of rice you gave your...

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Categories: grandchild, age, blessing, care, childhood, christian, dedication, grandmother,
Form: Narrative
end of the story
to spend their fathers treasures
on women and men.
This their father shall barest his new born son which
he had thought to have been his grandchild.
now he rallies to take back with pride
something he never knew he...

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Categories: grandchild, art, betrayal, blessing, character, encouraging, music, sports,
Form: Ballad
Scrapbooking

My favorite hobby has always been scrapbooking
It's such a creative activity to do
For pictures and poems, I'm always looking
Forever scanning magazines through and through

I look for pictures of people and places
Some happy, some excited, some...

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© Julia Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation, family, feelings, grandchild, imagination, my children,
Form: Rhyme
Accidental Hero
The day Mitchell Malden became a hero
he had only meant to go for a drink,
paced slowly into Slimbed’s only saloon,
where he noticed an unpleasant stink.

He saw Delaney Hannigan at cards
and figured that explained the bad...

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Categories: character, conflict, grandchild, hero, history, myth, success,
Form: Cowboy
A Child's Training
(Prov. 22: 6 /  Heb. 5: 14  /  Deut. 6: 6-9  /  2 Tim. 3: 13-15, 16  /  Matt. 19: 13, 14)


(Part One of Two)



If A Child Wants...

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Categories: child, children, christian, daughter, family, god, grandchild,
Form: Free verse
Why Do I Write
Why Do I Write?

I was born in an era when Shakespeare, Shelley and Wordsworth were kings.  Reading them was like hearing beautiful music and after all these years…it still is. Then I fell in...

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Categories: grandchild, introspection, on writing and words, passion, words,
Form: Blank verse
My Darkest Day
I have always loved you daddy and I always will
Even though its been 2 years I feel it stinging still
I miss your touch, your laugh, your hug
But what I miss the most of all is...

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Categories: grandchild, cry, dad, death,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member NOT YOUR OLD GENERATION GRANDPARENTS
From the moment we became grandparents we have felt conflicted
at the way, in books and media, grandparents are depicted.

But we’ve been grandparents for a while now 
(one grandchild just graduated college)
So we believe it is...

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© Jim Yerman  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandchild, grandparents,
Form: Verse
The Four Winds of Christmas
 narrative 

Old Rinzburger was dead, 
only his wife has doubts. 
Death certificate had been signed.
by the banker, his best friend, 
He will soon take bids on his property.

An ancient once busy windmill 
dominates the...

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Categories: grandchild, anniversary, christmas, family, work,
Form: Narrative
MY BLACK IS PRICELESS
God Made Me A Smooth Thorn,
Poking The Eyes Of My Neighbors,
Oh They Despise Me; So They Envy My Black,
See I'm Beautiful Yet Filled With Simplicity,
I Walk Earth Like Any Other Living Creature,
Honestly I Think Above...

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Categories: grandchild, abuse, allegory, america, anger, anti bullying, black
Form: Dramatic Verse