Grandfather Social Poems

These Grandfather Social poems are examples of Social poems about Grandfather. These are the best examples of Social Grandfather poems written by international poets.


Letter to the Judge by PADMORE AGBEMABIESE
dear Judge
if you were me, would you do what I did

because of the roots of my hair
some shadowy gulf gods got hold of me
and they...

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Categories: social, black african american, courage,

Healing Words by Reynaldo Mast
My mother, my grandmother before has always held a place in my heart.
My father, and my grandfather before has the same part.
I was young and...

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Categories: social, dedication, devotion, faith, family,



One Billion Rising by Scribbler Of Verses
Today we rise.

No more hiding in the shadows,

of culture,
creed,
tradition.

No more silent complicity,

defensive arguments,
sickening pretences,
shabby excuses,

for the actions of men,

brutal and coarse and vulgar and obscene...

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Categories: social, black african american, boyfriend,

For the Freedom-Loving people of Syria by Scribbler Of Verses
Massacre at Houla.

She was no more than 10 years of age.
He could have been a grandfather.

Young, old, women, girls, men, boys.

108 lives.

Now they are buried,
in...

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Categories: social, death, funeral, grief, hate,

For Men Everywhere One Billion Rising by Scribbler Of Verses
1 Billion Rising.

For Men Everywhere.

Stop! Listen! Think! Act!

Stop!

Stop the abuse!

Of grand-daughters,
colleagues,
daughters,
girlfriends,
partners,
mothers,
sisters,
nieces,
wives,

all women.

Listen!

Listen to the voices!

Of grand-daughters,
colleagues,
daughters,
girlfriends,
partners,
mothers,
sisters,
nieces,
wives,

all women.

Think!

Think of how you treat,

grand-daughters,
colleagues,
daughters,
girlfriends,
partners,
mothers,
sisters,
nieces,
wives,

all women.

Act!

Act now to change...

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Categories: social, baby, boyfriend, brother, child,

For Anene Booysen 1996 - 2013 by Scribbler Of Verses
Hamba Kahle Anene Booysen! (1996 – 2013)


Dead at 17, brutally raped and left to die,
in the dirt,

 

at a construction site in Bredasdorp.

 

‘horrific’, ‘repulsed’,
‘brutally...

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Categories: social, boyfriend, brother, child, childhood,

For our Father, Nelson Madiba Mandela by Scribbler Of Verses
For our Father, Nelson 'Madiba' Mandela

you are our eternal inspiration

our hopes
our dreams
our conscience

you gave everything of yourself
so that we may live and love and laugh...

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Categories: social, black african american, dedication,

They Left so Abruptly by Scribbler Of Verses
They Left so Abruptly

(for the countless South Africans, of all colours, who dedicated their lives for freedom and democracy)

the valiant ones
countless
many known
many more nameless

the truest...

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Categories: social, black african american, brother,

LIFE IN A CHILD EYE - PART TWO by BERNARD WACHIRA
Am sited in a corner of our house,
It is a day I wished never came,
And the dawn never broke,
To give way to another morning.
I wish...

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Categories: social, girl, me, world,

Colossus and Lazarus by James Mwando
The mid-morning traffic drowned his desperate plea
Pushing it into a perpetual abyss 
The streetlights turned green
And for a minute, all was quite
  “Nipe Shilingi!”
She...

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Categories: social,

Letter From The Unborn by tttt ssss
GRANDMOTHER!  Wake up!  
Can’t you hear us crying?
We have no voice, yet we cry!

GRANDFATHER!  Wake up!  
Help us, we’re dying!
You have...

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Categories: social, business, inspirational, introspection, life,

Premium MemberAs a Teardrop Falls by Vince Suzadail Jr.
He stood atop a mountain overlooking the city
Longing for days long past
Chemical smoke filling the air as a hawk flew over
Knowing soon he'd breathe his...

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Categories: native american, social, children,

Philosophy by Elizabeth Stansberry
Philosophy, ancient grandfather of Grand Knowledge!
Who changes all minds with lashing tongues?
Why bury desire with learned garbage,
Preacher, with sick, scorched lungs
He would not speak the...

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Categories: friendship, philosophy, social,