Treasure Island

Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

Previous Month August 2014 Next Month
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Poem of the Day
Select a day from the calendar.
Would you like to see the poem of the day in your e-mail box every morning?
Your email address:
  Subscribe FREE
  Unsubscribe

Cleared


Help for a patriot distressed, a spotless spirit hurt,
Help for an honourable clan sore trampled in the dirt!
From Queenstown Bay to Donegal, O listen to my song,
........................
........................
read full text »


Do you like this poem?
5 person liked.
2 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (Cleared by Rudyard Kipling )

Enter the verification code :

  • Jack Growden (8/4/2013 4:22:00 AM)

    Tremendously passionate piece of poetry! ! Please read my collection! ! I am a young, aspiring poet. Feel free to rate and comment on my pieces. Thanks, Jack Growden (Report) Reply

  • Hunter Hunters (8/4/2012 5:01:00 AM)

    Kipling never went to prison for his words all in the name of poetry. Indeed we are not ruled by murderers but only by their friends. We hope for better future in God's Kingdom. (Report) Reply

  • Michael Harmon (8/4/2009 9:30:00 AM)

    Cognizant there will be hell to pay for this one (since even I love 'Twice Told Tales') , although perhaps I heard something like it somewhere. So forgive me if it sounds like something else, or try to forgive me anyway...


    READING ONLY KIPLING

    At the balmy cliffs of Dover
    Not just once but over over
    Never reading ever others
    Ever reading as your druthers
    Kipling only cause you favor
    Only him and never waver
    Reading only Kipling ever
    Thinking reading other verses
    Claims the clowny crown of curses
    Not just once but over over
    At the balmy cliffs of Dover
    Hearing only Kipling ever.
    Reading only Kipling purely
    Is the cure for Kipling surely.

    Michael Harmon (Report) Reply

  • Kevin Straw (8/4/2009 5:28:00 AM)

    Pretty savage whatever the rights and wrongs of the case! Today there would be a libel case. Only a poem could say what Kipling says. (Report) Reply

New Poems

  1. My love xi, binod bastola
  2. आंहा उदै बुंजासे आदार गैया, Ronjoy Brahma
  3. CUTTING EDGE, Satish Verma
  4. Will never love nor marry, Melikhaya Zagagana
  5. Image of God, gajanan mishra
  6. COUNTRIFICATION, bill costley
  7. Not Alone At All, Francie Lynch
  8. A passing stranger by Laura's house, Melikhaya Zagagana
  9. Celebration Of Democracy, Asit Kumar Sanyal
  10. Indictment Overturned, Kyle Schlicher

Poem of the Day

poet Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England. There shall be
In that rich earth a richer dust concealed;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. 1914 V: The Soldier, Rupert Brooke
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  7. A Poison Tree, William Blake
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. A New Friend, Dejan Stojanovic
  10. Being With You, Heather Burns

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]