Grandmother Narrative Poems

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


Angel, Divine by Maria Feliciano
I hear your voice calling out to me. a voice so sweet,
it guides me. To a light that shines, brightly.
An in that light, I can...

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Categories: appreciation, grandmother, spiritual,

Premium MemberSEWING MACHINE by JEAN MURRAY
Sewing machine, long idle, gathered dust
in Grandma's loft I found, the week after we
laid her to rest next to her slain husband.
He was only twenty...

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Categories: appreciation, farewell, funeral, granddaughter,



Memorial of Candy by Florence McMillian
Memorial of Candy

My memories of knowing him
So many years ago
As the father of my two oldest children
I’ll remember the thoughts that glow

Though a lot of...

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Categories: family, children, funeral, growing

The Forest by Rebecca Frank
As I entered the forest 
My feet gained an uncanny rhythm
Crunching below the surface of a hundred years
The snow intermittently tracing the way

It was a...

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Categories: appreciation, deep, devotion, family,

Dreams In Ink by Judy Emery
Bleeding You're Dreams in Ink
Dreaming is not only worthy of participator
But to the journal that holds the ink of dreams
This gives the outsider of the...

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Categories: voice, writing,

Premium MemberA CRADLE ROCKS BOTH WAYS by Vickie Thayer
I Remember All The Days,

Eight Times The Cradle Rocked Away,

All The Nights,

We Sleept On Cold Floors,

Eight Pairs Of Bare Feet,

Good Morning Dirty Dishes,

We Had Nothing...

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Categories: abuse, father, grandparents, hope,

Dreams In Ink by Judy Emery
Dreams In Ink 

Bleeding You're Dreams in Ink
dreaming is not only worthy of participator
But to the journal that holds the ink of dreams
This gives the...

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Categories: dream, emotions, longing, memory,

Breaking Away by YASEMIN BALANDI
BREAKING AWAY
I say I saw our future together. It was charred. His speech was electronically charged. Did he hear my plea? My memory is cascading....

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, love, marriage,

BY AND BY AFTER WHILE by ANTHONY BLAKE
My Grandmother would often sing, “By and By and we will understand after while”
But that was always my Grandmother’s Faith style
Yet my Grandmother would sing...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, black african

The Grave Yard, PART-1 by Md Shahadat Hossain
O dear grandson, come here, have a look,
This is your grand mother's grave yard under the pomegranate tree.
I had buried her body here thirty years...

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Categories: blessing, care, death, depression,

Premium MemberInspiration Came Early by Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings
     I have to turn back the clock of time-  the pages of my life,
to when I was just a...

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Categories: grandmother, inspiration,

Why Bother To Vote by curtis johnson

After turning 18, I did not hesitate in registering to vote.
Many people had suffered discrimination, and I had taken note.
Mary, my maternal grandmother, could neither...

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Categories: community, freedom, inspiration,

The Good Samaritan by Suzy Davies
The Good Samaritan.

Down the hill we went,
past David’s Garage,
and the Baptist church,
and miles down the road, we stopped,
and made our way towards The Head.

A steady...

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Categories: analogy, bible, child, childhood,

Premium MemberLetting Go by Teddy Kimathi
One time,
I sat on a rock in a remote place;
far away from civilization,
to reflect on many things in my life.

My girlfriend was about to leave...

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Categories: anxiety, imagery, inspiration, inspirational,

This Ballot by curtis johnson

Never did I see her worrying, sighing, or crying.
She was born in 1888; already 61 when I was born.
Her country was clearly wearied, wounded, and...

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Categories: america, change, devotion, grandmother,

Premium MemberLiving With A Ghost by Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings
living with a ghost is easy
sometimes scary
       a bit hard on the nerves
      ...

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Categories: cat, grandmother, imagination,

Six Blue Jays by Lxnnnie Rutledzh
Six blue jays converge at the birch
To sing their anomalous colloquial song,
They fashion a serene scene as they perch;
My mind so inclined to blindly sing...

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Categories: bird, dark, environment, evil,

My Brother's Dissapearence by Caleb Thompson
I was year 3 at Riveroaks School. I was doing my spelling words with my Mum. Nana was over from Tokyo for a holiday, she...

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Categories: childhood, children, confusion, grandfather,

Premium MemberGrandma's Hand Sewn Quilt by Joyce Johnson
When the auctioneer first shows it,
I feel a sudden piercing shock.
My grandma's hand-sewn antique quilt
Is on the auction block.
It is the lovely basket pattern
And her...

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Categories: age, grandmother,

Premium MemberFr Time's Endless NewYear Proposal by Gerald Dillenbeck
Dear National Science Foundation--Economics Department:

So,
here's what I want to learn,
or research,
if you will.

Why do we have a Financial Sector,
Business and Industry Sector,
Religious Sector,
Education Sector,
Health Care...

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Categories: adventure, birth, business, destiny,