Classical Poems


Poet Poem User Rating Comment Count
Robert William Service poet A Busy Man by Robert William Service
This crowded life of God's good giving
No man has relished more than I;
5.73 5
Constantine P. Cavafy poet A Byzantine Nobleman In Exile Composing Verses by Constantine P. Cavafy
The frivolous can call me frivolous.
I've always been most punctilious about
5.61 0
Robert William Service poet A Cabbage Patch by Robert William Service
Folk ask if I'm alive,
Most think I'm not;
5.79 0
Alphonsus de Guimaraens poet A Cabeça De Corvo by Alphonsus de Guimaraens
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Paul Laurence Dunbar poet A Cabin Tale by Paul Laurence Dunbar
THE YOUNG MASTER ASKS FOR A STORY
Whut you say, dah? huh, uh! chile,
5.60 2
Antonio de Castro Alves poet A Cachoeira by Antonio de Castro Alves
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Sayeed Abubakar poet A Caged Bird by Sayeed Abubakar Gold Star - 8,497 Points
I am like a caged bird
that doesn't ever get tired
5.78 10
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: April by Helen Hunt Jackson
No days such honored days as these! While yet
Fair Aphrodite reigned, men seeking wide
6.13 9
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: August by Helen Hunt Jackson
Silence again. The glorious symphony
Hath need of pause and interval of peace.
5.69 2
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: December by Helen Hunt Jackson
The lakes of ice gleam bluer than the lakes
Of water 'neath the summer sunshine gleamed:
6.88 3
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: February by Helen Hunt Jackson
Still lie the sheltering snows, undimmed and white;
And reigns the winter's pregnant silence still;
5.16 0
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: January by Helen Hunt Jackson
O Winter! frozen pulse and heart of fire,
What loss is theirs who from thy kingdom turn
6.00 15
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: July by Helen Hunt Jackson
Some flowers are withered and some joys have died;
The garden reeks with an East Indian scent
5.74 3
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: June by Helen Hunt Jackson
O month whose promise and fulfilment blend,
And burst in one! it seems the earth can store
5.47 0
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: March by Helen Hunt Jackson
Month which the warring ancients strangely styled
The month of war,--as if in their fierce ways
5.83 1
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: May by Helen Hunt Jackson
O Month when they who love must love and wed!
Were one to go to worlds where May is naught,
5.09 0
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: November by Helen Hunt Jackson
This is the treacherous month when autumn days
With summer's voice come bearing summer's gifts.
5.60 1
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: October by Helen Hunt Jackson
The month of carnival of all the year,
When Nature lets the wild earth go its way,
5.68 9
Helen Hunt Jackson poet A Calendar Of Sonnets: September by Helen Hunt Jackson
O golden month! How high thy gold is heaped!
The yellow birch-leaves shine like bright coins strung
6.08 4
George William Russell poet A Call by George William Russell
DUSK its ash-grey blossoms sheds on violet skies,
Over twilight mountains where the heart songs rise,
5.71 0
Thomas Cowherd poet A Call For Help For Garibaldi by Thomas Cowherd
Canadian freemen, one and all,
Respond to Garibaldi's call,
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Kazi Nazrul Islam poet A Call From Behind by Kazi Nazrul Islam
Dear! Wilt thou remember me in thy new home?
There dost thou begin the world under
6.25 2
George William Russell poet A Call Of The Sidhe by George William Russell
TARRY thou yet, late lingerer in the twilight’s glory:
Gay are the hills with song: earth’s faery children leave
5.50 0
Thomas Cowherd poet A Call To The Soiree Of The Mechanic's Institute by Thomas Cowherd
Come, friends, to the Soiree; O why will you tarry
When good things are waiting you there?
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Ambrose Bierce poet A Caller by Ambrose Bierce
'Why, Goldenson, you're looking very well.'
Said Death as, strolling through the County Jail,
5.67 0
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