Treasure Island

Top 500 Poems


 

# Title Poet
251. To an Athlete Dying Young
The time you won your town the race
We chaired you through the market-place;
Alfred Edward Housman poet by Alfred Edward Housman
on 1/1/2000
252. 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
253. I Believe
I believe that the sun shines after the rain
I believe if you don't get hurt you'll never gain
Sienna Harlequinn poet by Sienna Harlequinn
on 1/1/2000
254. 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
255. Expect Nothing
Expect nothing. Live frugally
On surprise.
Alice Walker poet by Alice Walker
on 1/1/2000
256. And Nothing Is Ever As You Want It To Be
You lose your love for her and then
It is her who is lost,
Brian Patten poet by Brian Patten
on 1/1/2000
257. Conscience
Conscience is instinct bred in the house,
Feeling and Thinking propagate the sin
Henry David Thoreau poet by Henry David Thoreau
on 1/1/2000
258. 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
259. Her Reply
IF all the world and love were young,
And truth in every shepherd's tongue,
Sir Walter Raleigh poet by Sir Walter Raleigh
on 1/1/2000
260. 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
261. i carry your heart with me
i carry your heart with me(i carry it in
my heart)i am never without it(anywhere
Edward Estlin Cummings poet by Edward Estlin Cummings
on 1/1/2000
262. Marks
My husband gives me an A
for last night's supper,
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
263. The Unborn
Sometimes I can almost see, around our heads,
Like gnats around a streetlight in summer,
Sharon Olds poet by Sharon Olds
on 1/1/2000
264. 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
265. Fallen Angel
I have fallen from sky,
Fallen to the ground,
Jennifer Rondeau poet by Jennifer Rondeau
on 1/1/2000
266. Miss ', I Really Miss(246) /500 #
I was stepping in to become young
I thought it is nice journey but too long
hasmukh amathalal poet by hasmukh amathalal
on 1/1/2000
267. 1914 I: Peace
Now, God be thanked Who has watched us with His hour,
And caught our youth, and wakened us from sleeping,
Rupert Brooke poet by Rupert Brooke
on 1/1/2000
268. >>>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
269. Alone
In contact, lo! the flint and steel,
By sharp and flame, the thought reveal
Ambrose Bierce poet by Ambrose Bierce
on 1/1/2000
270. A Life-Lesson
There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
James Whitcomb Riley poet by James Whitcomb Riley
on 1/1/2000
271. Wind
This house has been far out at sea all night,
The woods crashing through darkness, the booming hills,
Ted Hughes poet by Ted Hughes
on 1/1/2000
272. Friendship
What's friendship? The hangover's faction,
The gratis talk of outrage,
Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin poet by Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin
on 1/1/2000
273. 1914 IV: The Dead
These hearts were woven of human joys and cares,
Washed marvellously with sorrow, swift to mirth.
Rupert Brooke poet by Rupert Brooke
on 1/1/2000
274. In Memory Of My Mother
I do not think of you lying in the wet clay
Of a Monaghan graveyard; I see
Patrick Kavanagh poet by Patrick Kavanagh
on 1/1/2000
275. Full Moon
Above the tower -- a lone, twice-sized moon.
On the cold river passing night-filled homes,
Tu Fu poet by Tu Fu
on 1/1/2000
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