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Thanksgiving Poems

Thanksgiving Day PoemsThanksgiving Day is the festival of expressing the gratitude of thankfulness to God and to loved ones for their immense love. So when the holy day of Thanksgiving is round the corner then why not plan to thank the Almighty as well as near and dear ones in a different way , like with Poems for Thanksgiving Day. Not only would this be an expressive way of paying thanks but a unique way too.
Therefore, here on this page below are some Thanksgiving Poems for you to read. These Thanksgiving poems are written by amateurs as well as renowned poets. These Thanksgiving poems depict the beauty of thanksgiving. The story, its importance, origin is weaved in the form of a beautiful poem. Convey your heart felt emotions to your near and dear ones through them. Some of the poems are as follows:

Thank you for Delighting Us

Thank you for delighting us,
Thank you for the delicious meal,
Thank you for whatever you did,
Thank you for all your love,
Bless me with your kind love,
Bless me with that pretty blush,
You are so cute, the day is so pleasant!!
May this season come with a reason!
May this smile remains on your face!
May you bright like the starts!

Thanks giving Feasting

When there is no Halloween pumpkin on the ground,
When all the leaves have fallen down,
When the air turns out to be airy and cold,
Then Thanks giving day will soon be around!!
The thought of all the loved ones being together will grow,
The pleasant pictures from the past will look there
And, then the pleasant day of Thanks Giving will be here!!
The kitchen will get to experience the fragrance so beautiful,
The home will start to look so much filled with beauty,
And, then we all will be ready to dine together!
We will then be ready to dine,
The napkins will be placed on the laps,
The blessings and prayers will start to appear,
And, then the big feat of Thanks Giving will be there!

The Great Thanksgiving grace

The great day of Thanks Giving is here,
And, so our hearts are bubbling with joy,
The eyes are blinking for the beauty to see,
The stomach is demanding for the greatest feast,
Now that it’s here, there are lot of preparations to do,
Now that the great graceful day `is here,
We have so much to rejoice and be grateful for,
Now that it’s here, we are all ready to focus on the good,
To avoid the bad, now that it’s here,
On this Thanks Giving day we need to vow,
To look more for love and friendship,
To avoid more of the materialistic things in life,
If the small things in life vanish today,
We will see the importance of it every day,
It’s only the relations that grow every day,
And, that is the thing that keeps us alive every day,
Now that, the Thanks Giving Day is here,
Thank everyone in your life for every little thing,

I am Thankful for

I am thankful for what I have,
I am thankful for what I do not,
I am thankful for what God has given me,
I am thankful for what God has not given me,
This comes from my heart,
My than you list is not that short,
I will live every day,
I will leave every bad day,
No matter it comes,
No matter it goes,
I will always enjoy what the Universe owes,
Let me be enough thankful to God,
Let me break that negative thread,
I will fly,
I will rely,
Oh…. God I will rely on your blessings!!
I have so much to be thankful for,
My life is not enough to describe the thankfulness to God!!
Happy Thanksgiving!!

It’s more than a Way

It’s more than a way,
It’s more than a day,
I have so much to say,
I have so many things to convey,
Ohh…God, Let me be thankful,
Let me be thankful for all that I own,
Let me be thankful for all that comes and go,
Let me be thankful for the seeds of love that I sow,
Almighty, has given us all some duty,
Let me look enough at them,
Let me check that I never ever blame,
When the world becomes dark,
You become the Moon to spread light,
When the scorching Sun goes around,
You become the rain,
When there is a difficulty,
Ohhhh… Lord you provide me all the safety…
I cannot be ever enough thankful for the infinite blessings I have from you!!
Happy Thanksgiving!!

Being Thankful

It is the time to be thankful,
To be thankful to the family,
To be thankful to friends,
To be thankful to the cobbler,
Be thankful to the person, who built your home,
Yes, I should be actually be thankful for thousand of things around,
I cannot look around for anything else,
I feel all full,
When I look all around,
I am thankful for the air,
I am thankful for the birds that fly,
And, the food that keeps me alive,
I am blessed and I will say every second!
It’s my day and I want to say…..
Life is lovely, live it, love it….
Happy Thanksgiving Day

12 Best Thanksgiving Poems

» Poem 1 : T was the night of.....
» Poem 2 : T is for the trust the.....
» Poem 3 : A Thanksgiving Poem.....
» Poem 4 : The Little Pilgrim.....
» Poem 5 : Thankful.....
» Poem 6 : The Pilgrims Came.....
» Poem 7 : It's That Time, Again.....
» Poem 8 : The Pilgrims.....
» Poem 9 : Thanksgiving Time.....
» Poem 10 : Thanksgiving.....
» Poem 11 : The First Thanksgiving.....
» Poem 12 : Giving Thanks.....
Poem 1 T’was the night of Thanksgiving,
But I just couldn’t sleep.
I tried counting backwards,
I tried counting sheep.
The leftovers beckoned,
The dark meat and white.
But I fought the temptation,
With all of my might.
Tossing and turning,
with anticipation.
The thought of a snack
became infatuation.
So I raced to the kitchen,
Flung open the door,
And gazed at the fridge,
Full of goodies galore.
I gobbled up turkey,
And buttered potatoes,
Pickles and carrots,
Beans and tomatoes.
I felt myself swelling,
So plump and so round.
‘til all of a sudden,
I rose off the ground.
I crashed through the ceiling,
Floating into the sky,
With a mouthful of pudding,
And a handful of pie.
But I managed to yell
As I soared past the trees
Happy eating to all,
Pass the cranberries, please!!
May your stuffing be tasty
May your turkey be plump.
May your potatoes and gravy
Have nary a lump.
May your yams be delicious,
May your pies take the prize
And May your Thanksgiving dinner
Stay off of your thighs!
by Lauren

Poem 2 T is for the trust the pilgrims had so many years ago
H is for the harvest the settlers learnt to grow
A is for America, the land in which we live
N is for nature and beauty which she gives
K is for kindness, gentle words, thoughtful deeds
S is for smiles, the sunshine everyone needs
G is for gratitude... our blessings big and small
I is for ideas, letting wisdom grow tall
V is for voices, singing, laughing, always caring
I is for Indians, who taught them about sharing
N is for neighbors, across the street, over the sea
G is for giving of myself to make a better me
by Judith.A. Lindberg

Poem 3 A Thanksgiving Poem.
The tear another's tears bring forth,
The sigh which answers sigh,
The pulse that beats at other's woes,
E'en though our own be nigh,

A balm to bathe the wounded heart
Where sorrow's hand hath lain,
The link divine from soul to soul
That makes us one in pain,

Sweet sympathy, benignant ray,
Light of the soul doth shine;
In it is human nature givin
A touch of the divine.

Poem 4 The Little Pilgrim
Cranberries dripping down my chin
Have stained my pilgrim suit.
I ate too much Thanksgiving day
But I don't give a hoot.

I slurped a pile of dressing,
Gobbled down a turkey thigh,
Dribbled messy cranberries
Devoured some pumpkin pie.

Within me on this special day
It's a thankful heart that beats.
For all the things that I enjoy
But mainly for the eats.

Poem 5 Thankful
Week before Thanksgiving,
I limp around real strange.
Huddle in the corner,
As though I have the mange.
All the other turkeys,
Just gobble, gobble on.
I'm silent, and I act
As if my gobbler's gone. Everyone is thankful
On Thanksgiving Day.
Friday it's forgotten.
You all go on your way.
I know what thankful is
So listen when I say.
"It's great to be a turkey,
After Thanksgiving Day."

Poem 6 The Pilgrims Came
The Pilgrims came across the sea,
And never thought of you and me;
And yet it's very strange the way
We think of them Thanksgiving Day.
We tell their story old and true
Of how they sailed across the blue,
And found a new land to be free
And built their homes quite near the sea.
The people think that they were sad,
And grave; I'm sure that they were glad -
They made Thanksgiving Day - that's fun -
We thank the Pilgrims every one!
by Annette Wynne

Poem 7 It's That Time, Again
The days are getting shorter now.
I feel a snow flake on my brow.
The leaves are crackling as I run,
The squirrels' searching almost done.
The turkey's restless in the pen,
Oh! No! I see my breath again!
It makes a person take a pause
And think about old Santa Claus!!!

Poem 8 The Pilgrims
In the year of 1620
on a cold Decembre day
a hundred and two pilgrims
sailed into Plymouth Bay.
Still wary from their voyage -
still gacing winter's chill -
they kept their sights on freedom
with courage, work, and will.
Pilgrims did not stop to think
of riches, fame, or glory
while bravely playing starring roles
in our new nation's story
by Bobbi Katz

Poem 9 Thanksgiving Time
When all the leaves are off the boughs,
And nuts and apples gathered in,
And cornstalks waiting for the cows,
And pumpkins safe in barn and bin,
Then Mother says, "My children dear,
The fields are brown, and autumn flies;
Thanksgiving Day is very near,
And we must make thanksgiving pies!"
Author Unknown.

Poem 10 Thanksgiving
The year has turned its circle,
The seasons come and go.
The harvest all is gathered in
And chilly north winds blow.

Orchards have shared their treasures,
The fields, their yellow grain,
So open wide the doorway ---
Thanksgiving comes again!
Old Rhyme.

Poem 11 The First Thanksgiving
When the Pilgrims
first gathered together to share
with their Indian friends
in the mild autumn air,
they lifted the voices
in jubilant praise
for the bread on the table,
the berries and maize,
for field and for forest,
for turkey and deer,
for the bountiful crops
they were blessed with that year.
They were thankful for these
as they feasted away,
and as they were thankful
we're thankful today.

Poem 12 Giving Thanks
For the hay and the corn and the wheat that is reaped,
For the labor well done, and the barns that are heaped,
For the sun and the dew and the sweet honeycomb,
For the rose and the song and the harvest brought home --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!

For the trade and the skill and the wealth in our land,
For the cunning and strength of the workingman's hand,
For the good that our artists and poets have taught,
For the friendship that hope and affection have brought --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!

For the homes that with purest affection are blest,
For the season of plenty and well-deserved rest,
For our country extending from sea unto sea;
The land that is known as the "Land of the Free" --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!
Author Unknown