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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.


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



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
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
Premium Member driving


driving
the scooter
on grandpa’s knee



posted on September 12, 2019...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, childhood, fun, grandfather, travel, youth,
Form: Senryu
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
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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
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
Premium Member grandpa


grandpa is playing
his favorite game
snoring after noon



posted on July 8, 2018...

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Categories: games, grandfather, sleep, time,
Form: Senryu
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
august
august evening
grandfather whittles
the light away

Published September, 2009, The Heron's Nest...

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Categories: grandfather, light,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member DENTURES
gramps gummy-bear-gums
     do his teeth whiten in sun?
each pearl warms his smile

1/16/2018
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Categories: grandfather,
Form: Questionku
Grandfather and Grandson
Grandfather and Grandson

Grandfather, grandson
fishing together on lake
enjoying the day...

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Categories: adventure, boat, fish, fun, grandfather, grandson, vacation,
Form: Haiku
EMPTY MIND




              
                " The flower has forgotten its name- memories fade away. "
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Categories: grandfather, grandmother, grandparents, growth, old,
Form: Monoku