Top 500 Poems

Top 500 Poets

  •   Maya Angelou
    (4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
  •   William Shakespeare
    (26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
  •   Robert Frost
    (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
  •   Emily Dickinson
    (10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
  •   Pablo Neruda
    (12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
  •   William Wordsworth
    (1770-1850)
  •   Rabindranath Tagore
    (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941)
  •   Edgar Allan Poe
    (19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
  •   Langston Hughes
    (1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
  •   John Keats
    (31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821)

Poem of the Day

poet Carl Sandburg

White moon comes in on a baby face.
The shafts across her bed are flimmering.

Out on the land White Moon shines,
Shines and glimmers against gnarled shadows,
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Modern Poem

poet Maya Angelou

 

New Poems

Poems submitted in last 24 hours: All new poems »
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  1. The Objects in Fairy Tales , Elaine Equi
  2. The Objects in Catalogs , Elaine Equi
  3. The Objects in Japanese Novels , Elaine Equi
  4. Today , Elaine Equi
  5. If I Have Just One Word , Elaine Equi
  6. a shrike's cry , Nozawa Bonchō
  7. Better is Better Than Not Better , Elaine Equi
  8. The brushwood , Nozawa Bonchō
  9. Ode to Distraction , Elaine Equi
  10. All night the ragged , Nozawa Bonchō
  11. Frightened by a thicket , Nozawa Bonchō
  12. Scrabble with the Illuminati , Elaine Equi
  13. How cool cut hay smells , Nozawa Bonchō
  14. Around the town , Nozawa Bonchō
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