Grandmother Poems

Poems for Grandmothers

A grandmother's job never ends. Many grandmothers in our society step in to raise children when their mother is unavailable. Even in the best of situations, having a grandmother to help with child raising and to provide a softer touch is often a welcome intrusion. The other side of the issue is that grandmothers have to realize when it is time to step back and keep their mouths shut. If there is a healthy father and mother, they are the ones with the final say in how to raise their children.

Poems about Grandmothers

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  1. Nana's Little Angel

    • By Lindsey M. Moulton
    • Published: February 2006

    Nana, you are special.
    Your love knows no bounds
    A room takes special warmth whenever you're around.
    You think I'm cute and talented and maybe even wise,

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    Thanks for this poem it is really nice. My Nana's birthday is tomorrow and I wanted a poem for her and I'm glad I chose this site. Thanks again. Also to the writer thank you for writing a...

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  3. Grandma's Wings

    • By Ricky R. Hernandez
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Grandma Being An Angel

    Grandma, I wonder
    where you keep your wings.

    Are they hung in your closet

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    Oh my gosh, that story was soooooo touching. My Nana means the world to me, and she is the only one who has been there for me every day. Her warm hugs are comforting. I bet we all think that...

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  4. My Guardian Angel

    • By Susan Perry
    • Published: September 2015
    Grandma Is A Blessing Poem

    Are there guardian angels?
    I believe so
    For God gave me a beautiful lady
    to help watch me grow

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    I love my grandmother. My mother left me within six months after I was born and my father died in an accident. My mother never looked back. My grandmother was the one who raised me up till...

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  6. I Was Thinking Of Love And You Came To Mind

    • By April Johnson
    • Published: February 2006

    I was thinking of love, and you came to mind.
    I have many memories I would like to rewind.

    Do you remember those days I would lie in your lap

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    My dad grew up hungry and on a dirt floor. He had to work when he was twelve. He sold ice cream cones to people at the train station. My mother had four siblings and a father who left and...

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  7. Profile Of My Grandma

    • By Bridget A. Miller
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem For A Loving Grandma

    The way it smells when she cooks.
    When you're bad, the way she looks.
    How she would do anything to help a friend.
    The way she'll stick by you until the end.

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    Today is my mamaw's birthday and I called to read it to her and she started crying saying it was the most beautiful thing she has ever heard.

  8. Granny

    Her smile can light up a room
    Her presence is of grace
    Her opinions are heard without one word
    but by the look upon her face...

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    This is everything that my grandmother had done for me until she deid from cancer but all I know is when my kids have their own. I will be just like her because she showed me how to be the...

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  10. Two Hearts

    • By Kaiya N
    • Published: March 2015
    Anniversary Poem For Grandparents

    Two hearts faithful and true
    The world would be incomplete without you.
    You are two of the bravest and kindest people I know.
    No matter what you do, your love for others will always show.

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    I can really relate to this poem because two people I know have a really deep love. They may have some ups and downs but at the end they know they love each other very much and they were...

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  11. Great-Grandmother, A Beautiful Woman

    • By Jacquia Lindsay
    • Published: February 2006
    Tribute Poem To A Great Grandmother

    Strong, beautiful black woman, so peaceful and serene,
    You deserve to live in Paradise and shown the finer things.
    Life has dealt you plenty of cards, some winning, others bad,
    And tides have brought in waves of memories: both happy and sad.

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    I hope you don't mind that I shared this poem with a Great Grandmother in our church, she has custody of her two great grandchildren, one of them is 8 and the other is just born 3 months...

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  12. Grandma

    • By Michele S. Reeves
    • Published: February 2006
    Thank You For Being There

    Grandma,
    A baby cradled in your arms...
    Teaching me your gentle charms.
    Growing up with you by my side...

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    Thank you for this lovely poem. I lost my grandma last September to cancer in four places. I didn't even want to start to think about life without her here. I know it will be hard, but I have...

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  13. To My Nana

    • By Kaili S. Kowalski
    • Published: February 2006

    Who would try to give me all the world
    As far as she could see?

    Who always has two open arms

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    This poem reminds me of my only grandchild, Faith. She is my son's daughter and was born when he was only 20 and I was 42 so I was not quite ready to be called "Grandma" yet but I loved...

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