Grandpa stories, books, poems, and more

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A praise to an elite London-trained Nigerian Legal practitioner and my grandfather, Viemudu Igho at his death. Read More
With the tenderness of a newborn’s touch, she grasped her husband’s hand with a gentle squeeze, slowly turning her head to meet his. Looking into his eyes with the love of thirty years behind them, her expression betrayed by all her emotions… she sensually offered him in the most… Read More

Tags: love, grandpa, grandma

This is the only strong memory i have of my grandpa before he got sick and passed away. Love you grandpa Tom, hope heaven has tennis courts. Read More

Short Story / Historical Fiction

December 11, 2017

Reads: 319

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My story takes place in the Trail of tears which is a trail that the Cherokee had to take to get to their new home after being forced to leave their original homes. Mine is fictional and its about a girl and her Papa (grandfather) and their journey on… Read More
A New Neighbor Charms a Grandfather by taking one of His two Grandchildren away. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2017

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

The Poems House

If Grandpa says so, it must be true; poem, sort of. Read More
An old man suffering form writers' block remembers the fun times he had with his grandfather to inspire himself. Read More

Tags: love, short, story, grandpa

My uncle, Lawrence Howe, remembers the beloved grandfather who came to live with his family on a small farm in Southern California. Read More
"Hold this packet and your candies Soham, I don't need to explicate further to you I guess", Grandpa ordered eight year old Soham while handling a small parcel packet and some candies for him. Read More
About a thousand words of (hopefully) a heart warming, "It could have happened", story. Read More
Once a year there is a season.. that gives reason to the Orange Gourd we call the Pumpkin.. better known as the " Majority Call ". Read More
A man's grandfather dies, and the story of his bizarre, otherworldly final days are recounted by no other than his mailman, Hank. Read More
They didn’t have a right to ask me of things when they had stolen away everything. But when they did, I was the biggest, fattest and ugliest liar ever. Life was cruel that way. Read More
Children describing their Grandparent's farm & it's animals. Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem about the loss of my grandpa. I held in the pain for so long. After a while it came back to haunt me. Read More

Reads: 334

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem that I wrote about my paternal grandpa. He loved telling old horse tales about his younger years and I loved listening to them. A few years before he died, he told a family member that he wanted to leave me his saddle, because I cared… Read More
Power-cuts on a summer evening can be very irritating.But can there be some exceptional few that are so interesting that you actually look forward to them? This is the story of such an exceptional summer evening power cut... Read on to know more... Read More
A true story about when I visited my grandparent. Read More
Jess wants to make a difference, but it all goes down hill when an accident takes the life of someone she loves. Read More

Reads: 531

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

How my grandpa and grandma first met and their story! :P It's pretty romantic! XD Read More
this is again, by my friend. this is a different than the others, but i love this too Read More

Tags: death, sad, friend, grandpa

Book / Other

February 17, 2014

Reads: 2763

Comments: 19

The Booksie Classic House

I woke up in a white room. I didn't know where I was. I didn't know why the masked doctors were so serious. I hated it. Then when they put me in The Simulator I never knew how much I could miss a white room. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

February 10, 2014

Reads: 454

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about my grandfathers passing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 02, 2013

Reads: 147

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Wrote this a couple months ago when my grandfather passed away. He was such an optimistic person who always knew how to make you smile. He lost his wife in the 80s, and now he can finally see her again :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2013

This is my newest poem for Halloween, I hope you enjoy. Read More
Abbey hates to admit it. She hated it more than anything. that she was scared. The truth was, yes.. she was really, really scared. But she never wanted to admit it for anyone. Not even for herself. But for what? For what was she so scared of? well, basically everything.… Read More
Economic situation in Bosnia separate families, younger generations leave abroad, older stay back at home. Read More
inside of a teenage boy mind. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 11, 2012

Reads: 156

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

to my granfather 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
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