Top 100 Poems About: ANGER
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.A Poison Tree
I was angry with my friend:
I told my wrath, my wrath did end.
I was angry with my foe: read more »William Blake
Anger in its time and place
May assume a kind of grace.
It must have some reason in it, read more »Charles Lamb
3.If We Must Die
If we must die, let it not be like hogs
Hunted and penned in an inglorious spot,
While round us bark the mad and hungry dogs,
Making their mock at our accursèd lot. read more »Claude McKay
4.Portrait Of A Figure Near Water
Rebuked, she turned and ran
uphill to the barn. Anger, the inner
arsonist, held a match to her brain.
She observed her life: against her will read more »Jane Kenyon
5.Sapphics Against Anger
Angered, may I be near a glass of water;
May my first impulse be to think of Silence,
Its deities (who are they? do, in fact, they
Exist? etc.). read more »Timothy Steele
We pace each other for a long time.
I packed my anger with the beef jerky.
You are the baby on the mountain. I am
in a cold stream where I led you. read more »Marilyn Hacker
7.Dulce Et Decorum Est
Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,
Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,
Till on the haunting flares we turned out backs,
And towards our distant rest began to trudge. read more »Wilfred Owen
8.Not From This Anger
Not from this anger, anticlimax after
Refusal struck her loin and the lame flower
Bent like a beast to lap the singular floods
In a land strapped by hunger read more »Dylan Thomas
9.Ludwig Von Beethoven's Return To Vienna
So when my proud city spread
her gypsy skirts, I reentered; read more »Rita Dove
10.Anthem For Doomed Youth
What passing-bells for these who die as cattle?
Only the monstrous anger of the guns.
Only the stuttering rifles' rapid rattle
Can patter out their hasty orisons. read more »Wilfred Owen
When in a farmhouse kitchen that smelled
of old rinds and wet cigarette butts
I hoisted the shotgun to my shoulder
and aimed but did not fire it at the man read more »April Bernard
12.Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night
Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light. read more »Dylan Thomas