Learn More

Kim Hoolihan

My first Grandchild, Jazmin

When you were born my heart skipped a beat,
You were perfect from you're head to you're feet.
Those huge dark eyes, and silky skin.
A mass of hair,
A beauty beyond compare.
When I held you I lost my breath.
So precious.
I was so proud.
The happiest person alive.
I was up on a cloud, couldn't sleep that night,
Woke the next morning filled with excitement, delight.
I spun through the day thinking of you.
Every minute, every hour, every way.
It was a different love that is hard to explain,
A deep fast love, like an unstoppable train.
Jazz you gave me such joy.
Those moments so precious.
I still see you in those first minutes of your life.
I still feel you in my heart.
I wrap it in my soul, and treaure the feeling forever.
I love you so very much baby girl.
My love will be forever here.
I hope that someday I will have that moment again.

Submitted: Saturday, September 19, 2009

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (My first Grandchild, Jazmin by Kim Hoolihan )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie - 809 Points David Harris (9/24/2009 11:53:00 AM)

    Kim, I remember my first grandchild and my first great grandchild. They were quite magical moments.. Top marks for this and thank you for sharing it with us. Though I must say having met you, you do not look like a grandmother. Too young.
    Hugs David (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Upon His Face, david kush
  2. Abel, Aftab Alam
  3. At Least Live and Dream, Rohit Sapra
  4. Aladdin's Lamp, Aftab Alam
  5. philosophy, lee fones
  6. Old Clock, Paul Gerard Reed
  7. Cuckold's Plea, Donal Mahoney
  8. Thrilling night, Sneha Celine
  9. Love Is Not A Feeling, Margaret Alice Second
  10. a symphony, Cee Bea

Poem of the Day

poet Katharine Lee Bates

O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain!
America! America!
...... Read complete »


Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]