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Thanksgiving Narrative Poems

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


Devin's First Deer, Part I by David Welch
Devin crunched slowly through the frosted grass
as he made his way down his grandpa’s field,
it was the morning after Thanksgiving
with a chill that was bracing...

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Categories: adventure, autumn, family, farm,

The Beauty of a New Birth by Michael Barber
The Beauty of a New Birth
     
There are no comparisons to the birth of a newborn. The joy of the parents...

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Categories: analogy, blessing, devotion, feelings,



Daughter, Cry No More by Lovie Divine
In Loving Memory of my Father, James Nathaniel Gelsey 

I wasn't ready to let you go, but your departure from me, you knew, 
You said...

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Categories: bereavement, death, father,

Premium MemberMother's China by Sunlite Wanter
My mother's dishes are as delicate as she,
Tiny pink rose bouquets and silver rims.
Once I used them with her lace tablecloth,
For Thanksgiving and Christmas back...

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Categories: change, mother, nostalgia,

Premium MemberThanksgiving by Eve Roper
   Family gathers for Thanksgiving dinner

  As you step into grandma's home
You smell the savory aromas

   Turkey is stuffed and...

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Categories: family, food, funny, thanksgiving

Aunt Fanny's Food Feasts by curtis johnson

For several years when our kids were little, every Thanksgiving Day, we all loaded up and headed for Aunt Fanny’s house.   New faces...

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Categories: community, family, food, thanksgiving

Premium MemberThanksgiving Day by Teddy Kimathi
Her eyes were red and swollen with tears...
"Happy Thanksgiving, my Love!!" the mail read. 
The love message was sent three years ago,
when she had an...

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Categories: conflict, humor, life, love,

One Thankful Man by curtis johnson

More than 46 years ago in Evanston, C` Lee met a young lady            ...

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Categories: chicago, children, family, home,

Thanksgiving by Mary E.W. Stephenson
                   
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Categories: holiday,

One day by Redempta ASIFIWE
One day a spirit caught me
It didn’t take me high in the sky
Neither did it take me down to the depths of the earth.
It rather...

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Categories: thanksgiving,

Premium MemberOptimizing Thanksgiving-It-Forward by Gerald Dillenbeck
This is Thanksgiving Day, 
so I want to continue my interior conversation, 
made perhaps too exterior, 
by quoting from Sacred Economics, p. 123, (Charles Eisenstein)
about...

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Categories: culture, faith, passion, political,

Premium MemberThanksgiving for Time's Healthy Harvest by Gerald Dillenbeck
I have been finishing up Sacred Economics during this time of fall harvest and thanksgiving. I have enjoyed this read especially as I add in...

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Categories: beauty, culture, happiness, health,

Thank you Lord by Afolabi Muideen
On this day
it was about seven thirty
in the morning
I sat on a couch reading a poem
when my phone rang
and was told that my uncle had...

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Categories: allah, allegory,

Really thankful by Dr. Upma A. Sharma
Really thankful





Sinking deeper and deeper in the ditch when I wasn't looking for someone to rescue,
You were that subtle ray of sun that touched and...

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Categories: friend, thanksgiving,

The Ticket by KP Nunez
Inside the room in the administrative offices floor
of a plush hotel, an unmarried middle aged lady executive,
showing a lottery ticket, told her secretary 
that she...

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Categories: humanity, thanksgiving, wisdom,

Premium MemberBicameral Gratitude by Gerald Dillenbeck
OK class, now listen up and down,
in and out,
said Professor Fuller Watts,
professing political philosophy 404.

We begin with a deductive
reductive
object lesson,
then spread out across inductive intuition
universal...

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Categories: culture, peace, philosophy, political,

I give Thanks by Joseph Guth
I give thanks 
for a Dementia patient growing more loving in latter years, my mother 
for a Dad who has diabetes, high-blood pressure, overweight, and...

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Categories: inspirational, jesus, thanks, thanksgiving,

MY HERO by Meline Ngo
My Hero

I was once in your womb
Pain of giving birth was like
One foot in the tomb 
The bout that you needed to ease
Because I might...

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Categories: baby, birth, dad, mother,

I Thank You by curtis johnson

I Thank You

To the God who from the dust of the earth created a man, and out of whose flesh he also made a woman...

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Categories: bible, blessing, christian, creation,

Giving Thanks by Balveen Cheema
I Am Jesus! I Am Judas!

I am Jesus! I am Judas!
Was newly engraved on the arm of my dear loved child.
'When?', asked I, 'Why so?',...

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Categories: angel, faith, mother, son,