Grandmother Social Poems
These Grandmother Social poems are examples of Social poems about Grandmother. These are the best examples of Social Grandmother poems written by international poets.
family, grandmother, social,
Our team, Pat and Mike, pulled the wagon over rough ground.
When the iron wheel rolled over a stone, we bounced around.
On the way to Grandma’s...
The number the brand
social, abuse, africa, age, allah,
When I met her , a very old lady she was , yet inside lay a frightened child .
I felt my heart cry , I...
social, bridal shower, business, caregiving,
Know how to make
The best of what you've got in you
You do it everyday in your life
social, dedication, devotion, faith, family,
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...
social, courage, daughter, death, dedication,
(for the countless women, names unknown, who bore the brunt of Apartheid, and who fought the racist system at great cost to themselves and...
One Billion Rising
social, black african american, boyfriend,
Today we rise.
No more hiding in the shadows,
No more silent complicity,
for the actions of men,
brutal and coarse and vulgar and obscene...
A Story My Mother Told Me
social, forgiveness, freedom, friendship, grandmother,
someone always told me this with tears in her eyes...
(for Lata Sethi's late-mother, who was my mother’s ‘sister’ and who took us all into her...
For Men Everywhere One Billion Rising
social, baby, boyfriend, brother, child,
1 Billion Rising.
For Men Everywhere.
Stop! Listen! Think! Act!
Stop the abuse!
Listen to the voices!
Think of how you treat,
Act now to change...
For Anene Booysen 1996 - 2013
social, boyfriend, brother, child, childhood,
Hamba Kahle Anene Booysen! (1996 – 2013)
Dead at 17, brutally raped and left to die,
in the dirt,
at a construction site in Bredasdorp.
They Left so Abruptly
social, black african american, brother,
They Left so Abruptly
(for the countless South Africans, of all colours, who dedicated their lives for freedom and democracy)
the valiant ones
many more nameless
We Went to Grandma's House
social, christian, dedication, devotion, faith,
We went to Grandma’s house the other day!
And brought some gifts along the way!
We enjoyed our time and our wonderful visit
We’re glad we had time...
ONCE AGAIN THANK YOU
social, angel, anniversary, beautiful, beauty,
I was just trying to remember the past
trying to remember the good people
and the bad people,
that i came across on my way,
Christian, loving, caring and protector
Brother of George, Jeremy, and Raichelle
Lover of life, my mom, and grandmother
Who feels Love, Faith, and Success
Who fears God, myself,...
confusion, food, health, social,
He sits at a booth and orders for everyone:
"Eliza will have a strawberry lemonade
and a salad, no dressing;
Hubert will take an ice-cold beer
to wash down...
Letter From The Unborn
social, business, inspirational, introspection, life,
GRANDMOTHER! Wake up!
Can’t you hear us crying?
We have no voice, yet we cry!
GRANDFATHER! Wake up!
Help us, we’re dying!
ITS MY TURN TO USE THE WRITTEN WORD
social, death, faith, hope, love,
Being born in the postwar fifties,
after darkness and catastrophe
ascended on all Europe,
I didn't experience cruelty and horror...
but hope came from the defenders of freedom
Step inside my head
inspirational, life, mother, social,
The instructor said:
Right a poem expressing yourself
using Langston Hughes’ first poem
as your model.
When my mom had me it was just me and her.
centered within a square
splashed with creeping
seeping, light to spare
but shadowed really
a dull affair
someone lift a hand
draw back the frilly, folded
drawn shut all night