Top 100 Poems About: TODAY

In this page, poems on / about “today” are listed.
  • 1.
    I Didn'T Go To Church Today

    I didn't go to church today,
    I trust the Lord to understand.
    The surf was swirling blue and white,
    The children swirling on the sand. read more »

    Ogden Nash
  • 2.

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    Billy Collins
  • 3.
    Yesterday And Today Xii

    The gold-hoarder walked in his palace park and with him walked his troubles. And over his head hovered worries as a vulture hovers over a carcass, until he reached a beautiful lake surrounded by magnificent marble statuary.

    He sat there pondering the water which poured from the mouths of the statues like thoughts flowing freely from a lover's imagination, and contemplating heavily his palace which stood upon a knoll like a birth-mark upon the cheek of a maiden. His fancy revealed to him the pages of his life's drama which he read with falling tears that veiled his eyes and prevented him from viewing man's feeble additions to Nature. read more »

    Khalil Gibran
  • 4.
    The Blackbirds Are Rough Today

    lonely as a dry and used orchard
    spread over the earth
    for use and surrender. read more »

    Charles Bukowski
  • 5.
    If Jesus Was Born Today

    If Jesus was born today
    it would be in a downtown motel
    marked by a helicopter's flashing bulb.
    A traffic warden, working late, read more »

    Steve Turner
  • 6.
    No Doctor's Today, Thank You

    They tell me that euphoria is the feeling of feeling wonderful,
    well, today I feel euphorian,
    Today I have the agility of a Greek god and the appetitite of a
    Victorian. read more »

    Ogden Nash
  • 7.
    If He Were Alive Today, Mayhap, Mr. Morgan Would Sit On The Midget's Lap

    You'll find a banker at Bankers Trust"

    Advertisement in N.Y. Times read more »

    Ogden Nash
  • 8.
    Today Is Sunday

    Today is Sunday.
    For the first time they took me out into the sun today.
    And for the first time in my life I was aghast
    that the sky is so far away read more »

    Nazim Hikmet
  • 9.
    - Today -

    (inspired by John Latham's art, 'The N-U Niddrie Heart')

    I awoke in a stream of rays,
    laid my Pregnant Survivor’s Manual read more »

    Ben Gieske
  • 10.
    Hush'D Be The Camps Today

    Hush'd be the camps today,
    And soldiers let us drape our war-worn weapons,
    And each with musing soul retire to celebrate,
    Our dear commander's death. read more »

    Walt Whitman
  • 11.
    Racism Today

    The racist cloaks his loathing thoughts
    behind deceiving eyes
    Those men who once wore hoods and robes
    Today wear shirts and ties read more »

    Steven Taylor
  • 12.
    Forever Is Today

    An Easter flower cuts light into the sill
    The sound of suffering is forever still.
    Tears of forgiveness warm the evening chill. read more »

    Sandra Fowler