Top 100 Poems About: NARRATIVE

In this page, poems on / about “narrative” are listed.
  • 1.
    The Highwayman

    The wind was a torrent of darkness upon the gusty trees,
    The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas,
    The road was a ribbon of moonlight looping the purple moor,
    And the highwayman came riding-- read more »

    Alfred Noyes
  • 2.
    The Cremation Of Sam Mcgee

    There are strange things done in the midnight sun
    By the men who moil for gold;
    The Arctic trails have their secret tales
    That would make your blood run cold; read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 3.
    Charge Of The Light Brigade

    HALF a league, half a league,
    Half a league onward,
    All in the valley of Death
    Rode the six hundred. read more »

    Alfred Lord Tennyson
  • 4.
    The Raven

    Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
    Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
    While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
    As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. read more »

    Edgar Allan Poe
  • 5.
    The Prelude, Book 1: Childhood And School-Time

    --Was it for this
    That one, the fairest of all Rivers, lov'd
    To blend his murmurs with my Nurse's song,
    And from his alder shades and rocky falls, read more »

    William Wordsworth
  • 6.
    The Ballad Of East And West

    Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet,
    Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat;
    But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth,
    When two strong men stand face to face, read more »

    Rudyard Kipling
  • 7.
    The Hunting Of The Snark

    Fit the First

    'Just the place for a Snark!' the Bellman cried, read more »

    Lewis Carroll
  • 8.
    Lamia. Part I

    Upon a time, before the faery broods
    Drove Nymph and Satyr from the prosperous woods,
    Before King Oberon's bright diadem, read more »

    John Keats
  • 9.
    Lamia. Part Ii

    Love in a hut, with water and a crust,
    Is—Love, forgive us!—cinders, ashes, dust;
    Love in a palace is perhaps at last
    More grievous torment than a hermit’s fast:— read more »

    John Keats
  • 10.
    Inchcape Rock

    No stir in the air, no stir in the sea,
    The Ship was still as she could be;
    Her sails from heaven received no motion,
    Her keel was steady in the ocean. read more »

    Robert Southey
  • 11.
    The Listeners

    "Is there anybody there?" said the Traveller,
    Knocking on the moonlit door;
    And his horse in the silence champed the grass
    Of the forest's ferny floor; read more »

    Walter de la Mare
  • 12.
    The Wreck Of The Hesperus

    It was the schooner Hesperus,
    That sailed the wint'ry sea;
    And the skipper had taken his little daughter,
    To bear him company. read more »

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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