Then when I was older, my slippers were blue, But still I could walk the whole day through. Now I'm still older, my slippers are black. I walk to the store and puff my way back. The reason I know my youth is all spent, My get up and go has got up and went. But really, I don't mind when I think with a grin, Of all the grand places my get up has. Senior poetry There are many people who turn to writing poems as they move into elderhood. Some claim that the image of the mature Robert Frost trying to read his poem at the inauguration of JFK or Mya Angelou reading On the Pulse of Morning during the inauguration of President Clinton in 1993 inspired seniors to try their hand at poetry.
Poems for Senior Citizens. If you enjoy writing poetry, write a special poem for a senior family member. A handwritten poem is a lovely and thoughtful way to express your feelings of love and appreciation. If you do not want to write a poem yourself, the Internet offers a wide selection of poems for seniors ranging from loving sentiments to Author: Terry Hurley. Poems about Growing Old. Aging is a natural process of life. It begins the moment we are born. Strangely enough, most of us live under the illusion that we and our loved ones will never become old.
This poem was composed in honor of all of our beloved seniors, FaithWriters offers Christian articles, Christian fiction, Christian non-fiction, Christian Bible studies, Christian poems, free use Christian articles, Christian living articles, Christian magazine article and new Christian articles. We write for Jesus about God, the Bible, salvation, prayer and the word of God. The Special Poem for Senior Citizens: POEMS: I AM FINE: There's nothing the matter with me, I'm just as healthy as can be, I have arthritis in both knees, And when I talk, I talk with a wheeze. My pulse is weak, my blood is thin, But I'm awfully well for the shape I'm in. All my teeth have had to come out.
Poetry Prompts for Gratitude. World Gratitude Day arrives on September 21, but you never need a specific day to count your blessings. Group and individual poetry prompts are wonderful ways to be creative in a new way, along with giving residents the chance to work a new part of their brain. 14 Apr 2019- Explore lynnenye3's board "Elderly care poems and sayings", followed by 160 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Sayings, Quotes and Words.