Treasure Island

Top 500 Poems


 

# Title Poet
226. A Moment Of Happiness
A moment of happiness,
you and I sitting on the verandah,
Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi poet by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
on 1/1/2000
227. Marks
My husband gives me an A
for last night's supper,
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
228. Talking Turkeys!
Be nice to yu turkeys dis christmas
Cos' turkeys just wanna hav fun
Benjamin Zephaniah poet by Benjamin Zephaniah
on 1/1/2000
229. After All

The brooding ghosts of Australian night have gone from the bush and town;
Henry Lawson poet by Henry Lawson
on 1/1/2000
230. The Suicide's Argument
Ere the birth of my life, if I wished it or no
No question was asked me--it could not be so !
Samuel Taylor Coleridge poet by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
on 1/1/2000
231. The Moon
Time wears her not; she doth his chariot guide;
Mortality below her orb is placed.
Henry David Thoreau poet by Henry David Thoreau
on 1/1/2000
232. Latina Time
This game is the way in which slaughter becomes an end in itself.
Acta est fabula plaudite
Marieta Maglas poet by Marieta Maglas
on 1/1/2000
233. Hold You In My Smile
Sweet moment, stay with me,
and pray do not flee so soon,
Ernestine Northover poet by Ernestine Northover
on 1/1/2000
234. A Wish
I ask not that my bed of death
From bands of greedy heirs be free;
Matthew Arnold poet by Matthew Arnold
on 1/1/2000
235. Death is Nothing at All
Death is nothing at all.
I have only slipped away to the next room.
Henry Scott Holland poet by Henry Scott Holland
on 1/1/2000
236. Expect Nothing
Expect nothing. Live frugally
On surprise.
Alice Walker poet by Alice Walker
on 1/1/2000
237. Love Is Not All
Love is not all: it is not meat nor drink
Nor slumber nor a roof against the rain;
Edna St. Vincent Millay poet by Edna St. Vincent Millay
on 1/1/2000
238. Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
The Curfew tolls the knell of parting day,
The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea,
Thomas Gray poet by Thomas Gray
on 1/1/2000
239. Heaven-Haven
I have desired to go
Where springs not fail,
Gerard Manley Hopkins poet by Gerard Manley Hopkins
on 1/1/2000
240. Again and Again
Again and again, however we know the landscape of love
and the little churchyard there, with its sorrowing names,
Rainer Maria Rilke poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
on 1/1/2000
241. Get Drunk
Always be drunk.
That's it!
Charles Baudelaire poet by Charles Baudelaire
on 1/1/2000
242. Dis poetry
Dis poetry is like a riddim dat drops
De tongue fires a riddim dat shoots like shots
Benjamin Zephaniah poet by Benjamin Zephaniah
on 1/1/2000
243. Be Still, My Soul, Be Still
Be still, my soul, be still; the arms you bear are brittle,
Earth and high heaven are fixt of old and founded strong.
Alfred Edward Housman poet by Alfred Edward Housman
on 1/1/2000
244. Hawk Roosting
I sit in the top of the wood, my eyes closed.
Inaction, no falsifying dream
Ted Hughes poet by Ted Hughes
on 1/1/2000
245. Adlestrop
Yes, I remember Adlestrop --
The name, because one afternoon
Edward Thomas poet by Edward Thomas
on 1/1/2000
246. Andy's Gone With Cattle

Our Andy's gone to battle now
Henry Lawson poet by Henry Lawson
on 1/1/2000
247. Knoxville Tennessee
I always like summer
Best
Nikki Giovanni poet by Nikki Giovanni
on 1/1/2000
248. Suicide in the Trenches
I knew a simple soldier boy
Who grinned at life in empty joy,
Siegfried Sassoon poet by Siegfried Sassoon
on 1/1/2000
249. A Blessing
Just off the highway to Rochester, Minnesota,
Twilight bounds softly forth on the grass.
James Arlington Wright poet by James Arlington Wright
on 1/1/2000
250. >>>I Want To Die
Heavenly cursed and heavily sinned I
No more i like to add them, so, I want to die
Abdul Wahab poet by Abdul Wahab
on 1/1/2000
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