Granny Granny Please Comb my Hair

Granny Granny Please Comb my Hair :

Do you have a grandparent who does things for you? Let’s read about the Granny in this poem.

Granny Granny

Please comb my hair.

You always take your time,

You always take such care.

You put me to sit on a cushion

Between your knees;

You rub a little coconut oil,

Parting gentle as a breeze.

... Granny

You have all the time in the world,

And when you’re finished

You always turn my head and say,

“Now, who’s a nice girl?"


The word POETRY originates from a Greek word meaning TO MAKE. A poet is thus a maker and the poem something that is made or created. No single definition of poetry is possible but some characteristic features of poetry may be mentioned. Poetry has a musical quality with rhythm, pitch, metre and it may use figures of speech such as simile and metaphor. While quite a few poems in this selection are in traditional forms, the unit also includes modern poems that are free from formal restrictions.

Here is a list of English Poems written by various authors. Whatever the question is, poetry may be the answer. Writers say poetry provides them with comfort, a way to express themselves and the discipline of finding the essence with few words. Writing the poem (and finding just the right word) is the measure of success that the authors use. Really good poetry is instinctive. It’s who you are. It’s from the heart. You need to expose yourself to all kinds of poets and you may find your motivation and muse that way. Poetry gets to the core meaning. Poetry expands ideas.

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