Classical Poems


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Edward Estlin Cummings poet 1(A... (A Leaf Falls On Loneliness) by Edward Estlin Cummings
1(a
le
5.78 6
Marcus Valerius Martialis poet 10, 47 by Marcus Valerius Martialis
Most charming Martialis:
These things will give you solace:
5.95 0
Shel Silverstein poet 100,000 Pennies by Shel Silverstein
I broke into the bank on Sunday,
You should see the money I got.
6.24 0
Jack Kerouac poet 10th Chorus Mexico City Blues by Jack Kerouac
The great hanging weak teat of India
on the map
6.03 1
Álvares de Azevedo poet 12 De Setembro by Álvares de Azevedo
0.00 0
Robert Kirkland Kernighan poet 12 The Khans Canticles by Robert Kirkland Kernighan
And none but I the secret k/iew
Of where the precious ginseng grew.
5.50 0
Sayeed Abubakar poet 12.12.12 by Sayeed Abubakar Silver Star - 3,015 Points
When you will read this poem composed in tears
after one hundred years,
5.87 12
Allen Ginsberg poet 136 Syllables At Rocky Mountain Dharma Center by Allen Ginsberg
Tail turned to red sunset on a juniper crown a lone magpie cawks.
Mad at Oryoki in the shrine-room -- Thistles blossomed late afternoon.
5.75 1
Guillaume Apollinaire poet 14 juin 1915 by Guillaume Apollinaire
5.88 0
Robert Burns poet 148. To Miss Logan, With Beattie's Poems by Robert Burns
AGAIN the silent wheels of time
Their annual round have driven,
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Emma Lazarus poet 1492 by Emma Lazarus
Thou two-faced year, Mother of Change and Fate,
Didst weep when Spain cast forth with flaming sword,
5.35 1
Jack Kerouac poet 149th Chorus by Jack Kerouac
I keep falling in love
with my mother,
5.53 0
Robin S Ngangom poet 15 August 2008, Northeast India by Robin S Ngangom
Having lost my independence
How could I celebrate it
0.00 0
Richard Brautigan poet 15% by Richard Brautigan
she tries to get things
out of men
6.14 1
Robert Burns poet 152. Extempore In The Court Of Session by Robert Burns
LORD ADVOCATEHE clenched his pamphlet in his fist,
He quoted and he hinted,
0.00 0
Sebastian Brant poet 16. Of Gluttony And Feasting by Sebastian Brant
He shows a fool in every wise
Who day and night forever hies
4.79 0
Amy Lowell poet 1777 by Amy Lowell
I
The Trumpet-Vine Arbour
5.51 0
Robert Graves poet 1805 by Robert Graves
At Viscount Nelson’s lavish funeral,
While the mob milled and yelled about St Paul’s,
5.62 0
Henry Livingston Jr. poet 1819 New Year's Carrier's Address by Henry Livingston Jr.
Believe me, dear patrons, I have wand'red too far,
Without any compass, or planet or star;
5.50 0
Joseph Mary Plunkett poet 1841-1891 by Joseph Mary Plunkett
The wind rose, the sea rose
A wave rose on the sea,
0.00 0
Walt Whitman poet 1861 by Walt Whitman
ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
5.82 18
Henry Timrod poet 1866 -- Addressed To The Old Year by Henry Timrod
Art thou not glad to close
Thy wearied eyes, O saddest child of Time,
5.28 1
Joseph Mary Plunkett poet 1867 by Joseph Mary Plunkett
All our best ye have branded
When the people were choosing them,
0.00 0
Sophus Niels Christen Claussen poet 1884 by Sophus Niels Christen Claussen
0.00 0
Alfred Edward Housman poet 1887 by Alfred Edward Housman
From Clee to heaven the beacon burns,
The shires have seen it plain,
5.23 0
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