Top 500 Poems

Top 500 Poets

  •   Robert Frost
    (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
  •   Maya Angelou
    (4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
  •   Emily Dickinson
    (10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
  •   William Shakespeare
    (26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
  •   Pablo Neruda
    (12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
  •   Langston Hughes
    (1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
  •   William Wordsworth
    (1770-1850)
  •   Edgar Allan Poe
    (19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
  •   Walt Whitman
    (31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
  •   John Keats
    (31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821)

Poem of the Day

poet Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.
Hold fast to dreams
For when dreams go
Life is a barren field
Frozen with snow.... Read complete »

   

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