Top 500 Poems

Top 500 Poets

  •   Robert Frost
    (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
  •   William Shakespeare
    (26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
  •   Maya Angelou
    (4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
  •   Pablo Neruda
    (12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
  •   Langston Hughes
    (1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
  •   Emily Dickinson
    (10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
  •   Rabindranath Tagore
    (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941)
  •   Shel Silverstein
    (September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999)
  •   William Wordsworth
    (1770-1850)
  •   William Blake
    (28 November 1757 – 12 August 1827)
  •   Edgar Allan Poe
    (19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
  •   John Keats
    (31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821)
  •   Wilfred Owen
    (1893-1918)
  •   Walt Whitman
    (31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
  •   Charles Bukowski
    (16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994)
  •   Roald Dahl
    (13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990)
  •   Sylvia Plath
    (October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963)
  •   William Butler Yeats
    (13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939)

Poem of the Day

poet Li Ching Chao

To the tune of "Telling My Most Intimate Feelings"

When night comes,
I am so flushed with wine,
I undo my hair slowly:
a plum calyx is
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poet Eavan Boland

 

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