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Short Grandfather Poems

Short Grandfather Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Grandfather by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Grandfather by length and keyword.


Comparison
Old people 
and children
act alike...

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Categories: age, children, grandchild, grandfather, grandparents,
Form: Senryu



Chiming
Summertime
Grandfather clock
Slowly adjusting...

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Categories: age, grandfather, i miss you, sad, sorrow,
Form: Haiku
my grandfather
Stuck in his wheelchair
a prisoner in his own mind...

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Categories: grandfather, confusion
Form: Monoku
Haiku
friendship day
grandfather caresses
the wild flowers...

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Categories: grandfather, autumn, flower, friendship, romance, seasons,
Form: Haiku
Grandfather
Yesterday my Grandfather died
Today I found a quarter from 65'...

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Categories: grandfather, bereavement,
Form: Personification



grandpa's hand drill
senryu

grandpa's hand drill
replaced by a battery
male heirloom...

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Categories: grandfather, nostalgia,
Form: Senryu
Senile Grandfather
Diabolical 
Elderly senile man laughs
“Weed Be Gone” in hand
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Categories: grandfather,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Dad Sob
How far down, not all sad letdown,  I and my men's resolve are father!...

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Categories: dad, grandchild, grandfather, grandson, inspirational, meaningful, parents,
Form: Monoku
grandfather
ancient journey's
with grandfather
who's endless songs
touched days twilight...

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Categories: grandfather, family,
Form: Free verse
HAIKU-FUNERAL
Mother's  looks, hung head
 
A golden casket planning
 
Grandfather is dead…...

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Categories: grandfather, death,
Form: Haiku
Old Time New Time
Oak grandfather clock
Offers no words of wisdom
To the new cell phone clock...

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Categories: grandfather, time,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member finding


finding 
safety 
in grandpa’s arms



posted on September 12, 2019...

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Categories: appreciation, grandfather, innocence, longing, uplifting, youth,
Form: Senryu
Untitled
Life is brief -- Speaking
To his grandson, grandfather
Tells him a story.

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© Jim Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grandfather,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Grandchildren Feeling
Excitement oozes

Out of my soul and Grand- heart

Grandchildren are here...

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Categories: family, grandchild, granddaughter, grandfather, grandmother, grandparents, grandson,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member GRANDFATHER CLOCK
GRANDFATHER CLOCK

christmas eve
old hall clock chimes twelve
this silent rush
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Categories: grandfather, holiday,
Form: Senryu
Tempest again
Tempest again...
everywhere only apricot flowers-
Grandfather with baguette ......

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Categories: grandfather, miracle,
Form: Haiku
We are the three together
My father went one third,
I can reach half of the rest.
My son will avail the goal....

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Categories: dad, grandchild, grandfather,
Form: Haiku
Grandpa


As he cast his line
through brown pipe smoke and fog,
Again, he sits and waits....

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Categories: childhood, fishing, granddaughter, grandfather, memory, sea,
Form: Haiku
Mr Freeze
We were fighting over Mr Freeze pops 
whilst grandpa was being cleaned for the coffin. 
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© Si iq   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: children, death, family, grandfather, irony,
Form: Free verse
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old bayonet—
I wonder if one touched
my grandfather’s body






June 12, 2017...

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Categories: abuse, death, freedom, grandfather, hero, war,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member learning


learning to drive
red scooter
on grandpa’s knee



posted on September 12, 2019...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, childhood, fun, grandfather, travel, youth,
Form: Senryu
Princesses
Pretty princesses
Dancing all around
Frolicking through fields
Very beautiful
Just like you!...

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Categories: grandfather, age, angel, baseball, beauty, butterfly, caregiving, celebration,
Form: Free verse
VIRUS EATING SNAKES
If fearing of snakes 
Arm with a pole 
They told
But of this virus 
They remained untold!...

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Categories: anxiety, evil, grandfather, health,
Form: Blank verse
GRAMS
My grandfather bitting grams

My faher sending telegrams

I'm now engaged in IT programmes!...

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Categories: grandfather, adventure, creation, growth, memory,
Form: Light Verse
To Be Blunt
with burnt up ease, 
relieve aching pains,
and feel light once more,
as my grandfather wanted
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Categories: grandfather, symbolism,
Form: Free verse