Treasure Island

Top 500 Poems


# Title Poet
376. Five Bells
Time that is moved by little fidget wheels
Is not my time, the flood that does not flow.
Kenneth Slessor poet by Kenneth Slessor
on 1/1/2000
377. The Hound of Heaven
I fled Him down the nights and down the days
I fled Him down the arches of the years
Francis Thompson poet by Francis Thompson
on 1/1/2000
378. Vitaï Lampada
There's a breathless hush in the Close to-night --
Ten to make and the match to win --
Sir Henry Newbolt poet by Sir Henry Newbolt
on 1/1/2000
379. Aftermath
Have you forgotten yet?...
For the world's events have rumbled on since those gagged days,
Siegfried Sassoon poet by Siegfried Sassoon
on 1/1/2000
380. God's Grandeur
The world is charged with the grandeur of God.
It will flame out, like shining from shook foil;
Gerard Manley Hopkins poet by Gerard Manley Hopkins
on 1/1/2000
381. Being With You
Being with you for just
Heather Burns poet by Heather Burns
on 1/1/2000
382. Death
Death is forever
So don't flirt with suicide
Brandi Young poet by Brandi Young
on 1/1/2000
383. Sonnet 54
Of this worlds theatre in which we stay,
My love like the spectator ydly sits
Edmund Spenser poet by Edmund Spenser
on 1/1/2000
384. A Memory of June
When June comes dancing o'er the death of May,
With scarlet roses tinting her green breast,
Claude McKay poet by Claude McKay
on 1/1/2000
385. God It Hurts
I said 'God it hurts'
And God said 'I Know'
Amy Louise Kerswell poet by Amy Louise Kerswell
on 1/1/2000
386. It is not Love it is Madness
(You say) It is not love, it is madness
My madness may be the cause of your fame
Mirza Ghalib poet by Mirza Ghalib
on 1/1/2000
387. Sun and Shadow
As I look from the isle, o'er its billows of green,
To the billows of foam-crested blue,
Oliver Wendell Holmes poet by Oliver Wendell Holmes
on 1/1/2000
388. A Little While
A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Dante Gabriel Rossetti poet by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
on 1/1/2000
389. The Creation
And God stepped out on space,
And he looked around and said:
James Weldon Johnson poet by James Weldon Johnson
on 1/1/2000
390. LOVE IS
What is love, Love can't see you but you can't see it
Love is a sneaky thing I guess sort of slick
Daniel Chapman poet by Daniel Chapman
on 1/1/2000
391. Beautiful
I am beautiful
Not only because of the curve of my hips
Candice George poet by Candice George
on 1/1/2000
392. Dreams
Here we are all, by day; by night we're hurl'd
By dreams, each one into a several world.
Robert Herrick poet by Robert Herrick
on 1/1/2000
393. The Hope Of My Heart
"Delicta juventutis et ignorantius ejus, quoesumus ne memineris, Domine."
I left, to earth, a little maiden fair,
John McCrae poet by John McCrae
on 1/1/2000
394. Naming of Parts
Today we have naming of parts. Yesterday,
We had daily cleaning. And tomorrow morning,
Henry Reed poet by Henry Reed
on 1/1/2000
395. Lonely am I
Lonely are the nights
Lonely are the days
jim foulk poet by jim foulk
on 1/1/2000
396. In The Summer
In the summer
I stretch out on the shore
Nizar Qabbani poet by Nizar Qabbani
on 1/1/2000
397. Why Me?
When the hopes are hassled
And relationships are rattled
Dr Hitesh Sheth poet by Dr Hitesh Sheth
on 1/1/2000
398. Wait
Wait, for now.
Distrust everything, if you have to.
Galway Kinnell poet by Galway Kinnell
on 1/1/2000
399. The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner
From my mother's sleep I fell into the State,
And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze.
Randall Jarrell poet by Randall Jarrell
on 1/1/2000
400. A Brown Girl Dead
With two white roses on her breasts,
White candles at head and feet,
Countee Cullen poet by Countee Cullen
on 1/1/2000
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