Top 100 Poems About: SLEEP
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.All You Who Sleep Tonight
All you who sleep tonight
Far from the ones you love,
No hand to left or right
And emptiness above - read more »Vikram Seth
2.City That Does Not Sleep
In the sky there is nobody asleep. Nobody, nobody.
Nobody is asleep.
The creatures of the moon sniff and prowl about their cabins.
The living iguanas will come and bite the men who do not dream, read more »Federico García Lorca
3.Variation On The Word Sleep
I would like to watch you sleeping,
which may not happen.
I would like to watch you,
sleeping. I would like to sleep read more »Margaret Atwood
The lateral vibrations caress me,
They leap and caress me,
They work pathetically in my favour,
They seek my financial good. read more »Ezra Pound
5.A Long, Long Sleep, A Famous Sleep
A long, long sleep, a famous sleep
That makes no show for dawn
By strech of limb or stir of lid, --
An independent one. read more »Emily Dickinson
she was a short one
getting fat and she had once been
she drank the wine read more »Charles Bukowski
7.In Midnight Sleep
IN midnight sleep, of many a face of anguish,
Of the look at first of the mortally wounded--of that indescribable
look; read more »Walt Whitman
8.Has My Heart Gone To Sleep?
Has my heart gone to sleep?
Have the beehives of my dreams
stopped working, the waterwheel
of the mind run dry, read more »Antonio Machado
Do you give yourself to me utterly,
Body and no-body, flesh and no-flesh read more »Kenneth Slessor
10.To Say Before Going To Sleep
I would like to sing someone to sleep,
have someone to sit by and be with.
I would like to cradle you and softly sing,
be your companion while you sleep or wake. read more »Rainer Maria Rilke
11.I Fellowed Sleep
I fellowed sleep who kissed me in the brain,
Let fall the tear of time; the sleeper's eye,
Shifting to light, turned on me like a moon.
So, planning-heeled, I flew along my man read more »Dylan Thomas
12.How Sleep The Brave
Bitterly, England must thou grieve
Though none of these poor men who died
But did within his soul believe
That death for thee was glorified. read more »Walter de la Mare