Grandfather stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2012

A BOY AND GIRL AND HIS GRANDFATHER'S DEATH IN 1963 Read More
Slice of life, from the perspective of an older man. I wrote this for a creative writing assessment this morning. Any good ? Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 30, 2012

Reads: 220

Comments: 2

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I lost my grandfrather when I was 7,and after he died it seemed like all the walls came crashing down.Everthing i thought was perfect was a lie,nothing ever is that perfect. Read More
Cecil Weet, an old timer recluse, recently purchases a grandfather clock. But the clock itself has much more in store for this hoarder of dusty antiques and newspapers. It may even frighten him to death. Read More
My family lost a gentle soul when Winston Macnab passed suddenly. Read More
Berkeley loves her mom more than anything. THIS IS NOT A TRUE STORY. Read More

Poem / Memoir

February 28, 2012

Reads: 254

Comments: 3

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Based on my inconceivable journey to Boston meeting my grandfather of ninety-one turning 92 this May. Read More
This is a short story about a boy that goes to his grandfathers thinking he has to listen to his boring world war two stories but is he in for a suprise! Read More
Meet Sloane Carter. She isn't the easiest person to be around, after being bumped from foster family to foster family. When she gets a letter from her long lost grandfather inviting her to stay at his estate in England, her foster parents are thrilled. Sloane, not so much. She is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2012

Reads: 222

Comments: 2

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This poem was inspired mainly by Frederic Chopin’s Impromptus Op 29: No. 1 in A-flat Major. You can find it easily on youtube if you’re interested. I would post it but I’m not sure if I’m allowed. It’s also inspired by my late grandfather to be honest. I use the… Read More

Reads: 310

Comments: 3

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"Why did you have to go?" Read More
Just some thoughts that I wrote down as an occational paper for writer's craft. I hope that you all enjoy! Read More

Poem / Other

September 29, 2011

Reads: 309

Comments: 2

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I was only 10 when i lost you grandad...why did you have to leave so soon? Read More
This is a poem about my grandfather who was like a father to me. Read More
Wondering on what my Granda is thinking and doing now he has passed on Read More
My Grandfathers passing. I’ve never seen a man love his wife as much as he did. If there ever were a person to model myself after it would be him, because he was the perfect man resembling Jesus in many ways. Read More
In short: Through the point of view of an average special american gurl, you'll read the recalls of a girl living in 21st century America. Just like everyone else she wants a happy ending, but right now, she is searching for a happy beginnng or maybe middle, just where ever… Read More
Sometimes when life it's self takes unexpected turns you can never expect things to get anymore worse then what they arlready have done. But yet in the life it's self their are always ways out but not everytime... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 22, 2010

Reads: 464

Comments: 3

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Small poem about being betrayed. Read More
This poem is about an elderly couple (actually my great grandparents), after the grandfather died. As the woman reaches into the greenhouse she is trying to destroy the painful memories of her husband. Enjoy :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 26, 2010

Reads: 198

Comments: 1

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A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2010

Reads: 234

Comments: 2

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This poem was written for my fallen grandfather after he had served in the United States Army. After serving, he developed Liver cancer and later passed. As most of you know, Active as well as prior Military members rate that special funeral with the gun salutes. This is my tribute… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 04, 2010

Reads: 251

Comments: 1

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A MAN REMEMBERS HIS GRANDFATHER'S TALK OF BATTLE. Read More
My papa is dieing, and I feel horrible. I wanted to share my feelings and let them out. IM sorry if this makews u cry. It is sad. Read More

Reads: 348

Comments: 1

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A story about a relationship between a grandfather and his granddaughter- Mixed with happiness and sadness, but ends in real tears. Read More
A GRANDFATHER'S MEMORIES. Read More
This is a fiction story that I wrote in honor of my grandfather, (I actually wrote it before he died ironically.) He had this catch phrase that was coined two summers ago, when we were in the city (New York City), he told me that he didn't need an umbrella,… Read More

Poem / Memoir

October 10, 2009

Reads: 369

Comments: 3

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ha ha oh well (please read my other work! this one sucks compared to them.!) Read More

Reads: 386

Comments: 1

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This is my very favorite Dad story of all time. My father crossed over in 1996, so it is with love and humor that I've written this story. It took me a long time to be able to come through some angers I had at my father and feel the… Read More
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