Grandfather Lyric Poems

These Grandfather Lyric poems are examples of Lyric poems about Grandfather. These are the best examples of Lyric Grandfather poems written by international poets.


We Are The Ghost Dance Poets by David Lee Herring
  We Are The Ghost Dance Poets
  by David Lee Herring (The Powwow Poet)

  
We come together from near and far
Like wise...

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Categories: dance, god, native american,

Premium MemberOFF TO THE RACES For Grampa Norm by James Edward Lee Sr.
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Categories: appreciation, assonance, fun, games,



Premium MemberNO ONE CAN TAKE MEMORIES by Vickie Thayer
THE HANDS ARE GONE, 

THAT CRADLED ME, 

TURNED THE COVERS ON MY BED, 

HANDS THAT HELPED ME BOW MY HEAD, 

KNEADED A SUPPER OF MILK...

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Categories: lyric, child, granddaughter, grandfather, grandmother,

Don't Think That There's Tomorrow by M.P. Shaudd
On his way to work this morning
His truck lost to a big rig
He was running late and didn't take
The time to kiss his wife or...

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Categories: death, farewell, life, loss,

Veteran's Day 2017 by MATTHEW harris
I just learned (via email) 
  from a close paternal relative Pamela Noblitt
that my paternal grandfather (Aaron Harris), 
   when in his...

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Categories: america, conflict, courage, dad,

son, Say Goodnight To Grandpa - part 1 by MATTHEW harris
Ages ago bygone childhood delighted 
   especially Florida (sunkist) grandpa
Harris (Aaron) indulged jais nais sais quois 
   kibitizing lovingly, mirthfully
naturally offering...

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Categories: lyric, fun, grandson, introspection, nostalgia,

Son, Say Goodnight To Grandpa - part 2 by MATTHEW harris
originally my intent to expound on memories 
   when paternal grandfather erode
out to said residence, and averse to expand horizons 
  ...

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Categories: lyric, age, appreciation, boy, celebration,

Premium MemberOUR NIGHTS SO BLESSED by nette onclaud


The shortened hours of joyful times
When your hands reach, as shadows fall 
That comfort me in many ways;
Before the notes of dawn enthrall.

Before stars’ luster...

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Categories: devotion, love, recovery from,

Melodies of my heart by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
Blood of the innocent flow, flow, flow
Innocent children cry, cry, cry endless
humanity has lost love in the land of love

The Eden of past times with...

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Categories: lyric, horror, song, war,

Premium MemberBackward and Behind by Andrew Jung
It's time to shock the system 
It's leavin' us behind
The company the government 
Left us down the mine

My great-great-great grandfather 
Up in Harper's Ferry town
Swinging...

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Categories: america, culture,

Premium MemberThe dry bed of old Birch Creek by Andrew Jung
On the dry bed of old Birch Creek lay bones
Of deer picked clean by buzzards these stones
Forged a path for a thousand dances of the...

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Categories: america, history, native american,

Premium MemberOutside The City by Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings
 
Outside the city where the pomegranates grew,
Still the broken down farm of my grandfather dwells.
I recall the bright red against a sky of blue,
And...

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Categories: grandparents,

When I Think I Can't Go On by Cynthia Jones
(Chorus)
When I think I can't go on
I always think of you,
hold your memory in my heart
days when I'm feeling blue.

(Verse)
I've been missing you
for such a...

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Categories: absence, art, beautiful,

The Rainbow Echidna by Mikayla Borchard
 
I was walking in the woods and saw a marvellous sight,
It was a rainbow echidna, colourful and bright.
The light bounced off each and every...

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Categories: lyric, imagination,

A poem for you by Rukiya Bashir
 
From the seed that yesterday withered bloom,
From the past that was a treasure
From the time you cast away stones
From the time you filled the...

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Categories: grandfather,

Death tempted by Zachary Ward
Could I have done something 
Was I not listening
You showed me the ropes
Made me the man I am 

Would things be different
If I didn't leave...

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Categories: care, death, deep, depression,

The Cloudiest Day by Honestly J.T.
I didn't like losing you
And my tears cried the truth
With rain that came
On the cloudiest day
Like heaven was crying too



©2014 Honestly JT...

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Categories: death, emotions, funeral, grandfather,

Over The Bridge by Anne Hessler
It is here I am safe
It is here that I know
but over the bridge 
Is where I must go

The bridge that gives passage
over quick muddy...

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Categories: death, dream, family, farewell,

gone means forever by Anne Hessler
On the day that you left us
I did not shed a tear
Not cause I was happy
I'm quite sure it was fear

I was afraid to cry
To...

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Categories: death, family, grandfather, grief,

Premium MemberBring Me Memories of Grandfather by James Marshall Goff
bring me around his blazing fireplace
and I'll tell you leprechaun stories

safe from their torment outside 

bring me to the train platform
and I'll grip grandfather's hand...

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Categories: family, me, old, me,



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