Classical Poems


Title Poet
What a strange thing
What a strange thing!
to be alive
Kobayashi Issa poet by Kobayashi Issa
on 1/13/2003
What A Writer
what i liked about e.e. cummings
was that he cut away from
Charles Bukowski poet by Charles Bukowski
on 1/1/2004
What About Me
How is it that everyone knows what I need?
How can they know, when I have no idea
Angela Davis poet by Angela Davis
on 7/17/2006
What Almost Every Woman Knows Sooner Or Later
Husbands are things that wives have to get used to putting up with.
And with whom they breakfast with and sup with.
Ogden Nash poet by Ogden Nash
on 1/13/2003
What Am I, After All?

WHAT am I, after all, but a child, pleas'd with the sound of my own
Walt Whitman poet by Walt Whitman
on 12/31/2002
What And Who
What is Heaven?
Harmonious madness.
Sri Chinmoy Ghose poet by Sri Chinmoy Ghose
on 4/27/2012
What Are Big Girls Made Of?
The construction of a woman:
a woman is not made of flesh
Marge Piercy poet by Marge Piercy
on 1/3/2003
What Are Heavy? Sea-Sand And Sorrow
What are heavy? Sea-sand and sorrow:
What are brief? To-day and to-morrow:
Christina Georgina Rossetti poet by Christina Georgina Rossetti
on 4/1/2010
What Are Our Villages
What are our villages, destitute,
Or the whole of time and of space?
Fyodor Sologub poet by Fyodor Sologub
on 8/20/2014
What are temples
What are temples, tell me!
And what are sacred tanks?
Sivavakkiyar poet by Sivavakkiyar
on 5/4/2012
What Being in Rank-Old Nature
What being in rank-old nature should earlier have that breath been
That hére pérsonal tells off these heart-song powerful peals?—
Gerard Manley Hopkins poet by Gerard Manley Hopkins
on 1/3/2003
What Best I See In Thee
WHAT best I see in thee,
Is not that where thou mov'st down history's great highways,
Walt Whitman poet by Walt Whitman
on 12/31/2002
What Bird So Sings
What bird so sings, yet so does wail,
'Tis Philomel the Nightingale;
Thomas Dekker poet by Thomas Dekker
on 4/20/2010
What Bird So Sings, Yet So Does Wail?
What bird so sings, yet so does wail?
Oh, 'tis the ravished nightingale.
John Lyly poet by John Lyly
on 1/3/2003
What Birds Plunge Through Is Not The Intimate Space
What birds plunge through is not the intimate space,
in which you see all Forms intensified.
Rainer Maria Rilke poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
on 1/13/2003
What Can We Do?
at their best, there is gentleness in Humanity.
some understanding and, at times, acts of
Charles Bukowski poet by Charles Bukowski
on 1/13/2003
What Cannot Be Said
There's one who took my heart away.
But does she own it? I can't say.
Mirza Ghalib poet by Mirza Ghalib
on 3/16/2012
What care the Dead, for Chanticleer
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What care the Dead, for Chanticleer—
Emily Dickinson poet by Emily Dickinson
on 1/13/2003
What Catch Will a Crow
What catch will a crow, show
To the lion of the jungle ?
Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali poet by Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali
on 7/14/2012
What Chris'mas Fetched The Wigginses
Wintertime, er Summertime,
Of late years I notice I'm,
James Whitcomb Riley poet by James Whitcomb Riley
on 4/9/2010
What Counsel Has the Hooded Moon
What counsel has the hooded moon
Put in thy heart, my shyly sweet,
James Joyce poet by James Joyce
on 1/3/2003
What Cowboys Know About Love
Last night on the sports channel
I watched the rodeo.
Louis McKee poet by Louis McKee
on 1/1/2004
What Curious Dresses All Men Wear
What curious dresses all men wear!
The walker you met in a brown study,
Delmore Schwartz poet by Delmore Schwartz
on 1/13/2003
What did They do since I saw Them?
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What did They do since I saw Them?
Emily Dickinson poet by Emily Dickinson
on 1/13/2003
What Do I Care?
What do I care, in the dreams and the languor of spring,
That my songs do not show me at all?
Sara Teasdale poet by Sara Teasdale
on 1/13/2003
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