Grandmother Lyric Poems

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


My Lillie by Marcy Paulk Bonnette
My "Lillie"

The garden is overgrown
The blooms are growing wild
They are missing the sweet lady
I remember as a child

She would lovingly water
Each and every stem
As she...

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Categories: family, flower, garden, grandmother,

When I Hear the Words Wrong, I Hear the Words Wrong by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
My grandma told your grandma
Don't you set your head on fire
Come with me to the Casbah
Stay out of the funeral pyre
Talkin' 'bout shotguns, shotguns,
Blasting us...

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Categories: fantasy, granddaughter, grandmother, murder,



A True Farewell by Alex Cheasty
Goodbye.

It is the only word I speak.

I pale in comparison to your pale-faced mystique.

Mysterious yet not oblique.

I wish to find the missing the missing link.

Between...

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Categories: angel, cancer, death, grandmother,

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,

Knock, Knock by imani wedderburn
Knock, Knock
Who’s there?
Is that the past that I have hidden from,
The past that I have buried deep at the bottom of the sea

Knock, Knock
Who is...

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Categories: emotions, grandmother, how i

A Song For Hannah by Jackie Elston
A Song for Hannah...( amhran do Hannah-gaelic )in memory of my Gaelic grandmother who l never met and died in the  1900's of the...

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Categories: baby, death, storm, true

Premium MemberSong of Love for My Mother by Carol Connell
Mom’s Gentle Hands, Song of Love for My Mom
(sung to the tune of Gentle Hands)
Verse 1

As a little child
with scraped and wounded knee,
I would cry...

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Categories: appreciation, christian, grandmother, love,

Premium MemberBetter Side by James Edward Lee Sr.
woo oh, woo oh, oh oh oh
woo oh, woo oh, oh oh woooh...
I wanna be there in a better well;
I wanna go where there is...

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Categories: adventure, allusion, analogy, bible,

A tribute to my Grandmother by Alona Perlin
A smile lit up her sunken face
The years of hardship could not erase
Her strong resolve, her great appeal
The zest for living, could not steal

Our lives...

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Categories: appreciation, grandmother,

If Words Could Bring a Twinkle Back by Mary Susan Vaughn
If hugs could bring you back to us
And kisses bring a smile
We'd smother you with lots of love
We'd go that extra mile

If words could bring...

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Categories: lyric, bereavement, caregiving, confusion, dedication,

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,

Premium MemberA Grandmother's Love - Anacreontic 1 by Kim Merryman
Eyes wide and
innocent,
blue with sparkles
of mischief
shining through.
I see you,
angel girl.
You see me and run,
straight into my arms.
You shout my name,
"Grandma! Grandma!",
as I scoop you up.
If...

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Categories: granddaughter, grandmother, love,

Little Pink Bow by Anne Hessler
A single deep breath is taken
a soft sigh released
the key in the ignition
She could do this at least

the drive that took so long before
now swept...

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Categories: cancer, death,

Empty Space by imani wedderburn
Gone
Leaving no trace
It’s like I’m on a train drifting into space
I’m traveling to a place of no return
Leaving a space empty and cold,
Every moment I...

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Categories: absence, break up, death,

Troubled Soul by peter walsh
You took the time it took to notice Me
You said your troubled soul was plain to see
You held my hand and led me home at...

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Categories: dedication, grandmother,

Premium MemberIn Memory by Faye Gibson
She lay upon her bed of pain;
the chrysalis grew dull and gray;
the colors which we knew as her
were fading fast, so fast, away;
but, underneath the...

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Categories: age, butterfly, death, faith,

Premium MemberImpression From Grandmother 3x Esther Louise Arbuthnot's Photograph 1876 by Vee Bdosa
    TEARS OF AN IRISH GIRL
        ( Impression From Grandmother 3x Esther Louise Arbuthnot's Photograph...

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Categories: absence, art, beauty, grandmother,

SAY WHAT YOU MEAN by chris hardy
The news today is quite depressing
total unrest, is this a lesson
if strength is not found
then weakness is seen

leaders should be leaders
they must be prepared
strength is...

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Categories: political,

Heaven Gained an Angel When I Lost You by Jeanna York
Heaven Gained an Angel
When I Lost You

I remember as a child you were always there
Just a phone call away
Is what you used to say
Your voice...

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Categories: absence, care, death, grandmother,

WHAT I IMAGINE by Tumelo Mogotsi
What I imagine is beyond my years, 
An equilent  stare 
And an equilent ear.
 A sombre mind 
Is what one ought to have, but...

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Categories: imagination, introspection, people, grandmother,