Short Grandfather Poems

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Short Grandfather poem by Hannah Corey| Details |

Memory making

The memory I’ve 
Created is my Grandpa
Tossing me up

Copyright © Hannah Corey | Year Posted 2016

Short Grandfather poem by Reason A. Poteet| Details |

grandpa's hand drill

senryu

grandpa's hand drill
replaced by a battery
male heirloom

Copyright © Reason A. Poteet | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by Dibbendu Dwip| Details |

We are the three together

My father went one third,
I can reach half of the rest.
My son will avail the goal.

Copyright © Dibbendu Dwip | Year Posted 2017

Short Grandfather poem by Diane Munsinger| Details |

Grandpa



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

Copyright © Diane Munsinger | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by kabuteng P.iNk k.| Details |

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old bayonet—
I wonder if one touched
my grandfather’s body






June 12, 2017

Copyright © kabuteng P.iNk k. | Year Posted 2017

Short Grandfather poem by Wayne Kingston | Details |

Grandfather

betraying immortal sirocco,
frees flesh shorn bleach beacon -
blue-black raven roost


Copyright © Wayne Kingston | Year Posted 2017

Short Grandfather poem by Smail Poems| Details |

Princesses

Pretty princesses
Dancing all around
Frolicking through fields
Very beautiful
Just like you!

Copyright © Smail Poems | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

august

august evening
grandfather whittles
the light away

Published September, 2009, The Heron's Nest

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by Lei Strauss| Details |

EMPTY MIND





              
                " The flower has forgotten its name- memories fade away. "

Copyright © Lei Strauss | Year Posted 2016

Short Grandfather poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

Honeysuckle

heartfelt
bond to grandfather's farm
in the south
tobacco grows in his dark earth
honeysuckle too

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by Rick Parise| Details |

bent winter elm sways





bent winter elm sways
brittle and cracking 
like grandfathers bones




Copyright © Rick Parise | Year Posted 2016

Short Grandfather poem by EBRAHIM SHARIFAT| Details |

greaze

my grandpa's bike needs greasing, so do his knees
he hates his bike and wants to walk with the breeze 

Copyright © EBRAHIM SHARIFAT | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by Gail Foster| Details |

Sigourney's Beaver

"Eh?  Sigourney's Beaver?"
Grandad's hard of hearing
"Weaver, Grandad, Weaver"
Deafness.  How endearing.

Copyright © Gail Foster | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |

OLD TIMER

some say  O..T
they have the key
be there don that
know where its at
this just reminder
repect the
OLD TIMER

Copyright © kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details |

FUTURE PLAN

FUTURE PLAN!
  -Dharga Nagar Safa

Great grandfather,

Planting a mango tree,

Smiling the grandchild!

Copyright © Muhammad Safa Thajudeen | Year Posted 2014

Short Grandfather poem by Manny Paras| Details |

Rocking Chair


From Grandpa's chair-- I sing a melody we love , gazing at heaven.


One, One Liner - Theme THE OLD ROCKING CHAIR

Copyright © Manny Paras | Year Posted 2016

Short Grandfather poem by Ace X| Details |

Grandpa

Pictures and moments stick
Past life sticks
The boy knows but cant see the light of 
the unknown picture of you grandpa.

Copyright © Ace X | Year Posted 2012

Short Grandfather poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details |

Country Road

Long time!
Long time ago
I had not seen you
Turned memories..
Of childhood
Ah! Oh! Bless you! How old!
Country road.

Copyright © Abdullah Alhemaidy | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by Kim Rodrigues| Details |

WEED

WEED

a garden of rampant weeds.
my great-grandpa loved

to blow,
and eat,

raw dandelion.

Kim Rodrigues © 2017




Copyright © Kim Rodrigues | Year Posted 2017

Short Grandfather poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

Dying Grandfather

dying grandfather
child of hot rods and whiskey
unsure bellowing at nurses
defines a life of loudness,
cargiving and alcoholism

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details |

African Allliteration

#What we want#

Dear Dada,

What we want is worth

Let love live, 

Peace perfect praise...

...Let long lasting law

rule round reign.

Copyright © Abdulhafeez Oyewole | Year Posted 2013

Short Grandfather poem by Janice Canerdy| Details |

Grandpa's Wisdom

                Grandpa used to say,
		"You have two ears, just one mouth.
		Listen more; talk less." 


for Silent One's Contest
		

Copyright © Janice Canerdy | Year Posted 2016

Short Grandfather poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

Forgotten Plague

grandfather 
died in the forgotten plague
of the last century*
I sit musing under the cherry
startled  by a white possum 


*tuberculosis

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Grandfather poem by PAT Adams| Details |

Live Hard Die Young

Live hard and die young has gone awry
I lived hard but not enough to die
Aches and sprains
Arthritis pain
Live hard and die hard seems to apply!

Copyright © PAT Adams | Year Posted 2017

Short Grandfather poem by Honestly J.T.| Details |

The Cloudiest Day

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

Copyright © Honestly J.T. | Year Posted 2014