Top 500 Poems


# Poet Poem User Rating Comment Count
376. ramesh rai poet I Searched You by ramesh rai Silver Star - 9,575 Points
I searched you in Mosque, Church,
temple, Gurudwara, and at so many places
7.46 144
377. Ernestine Northover poet Anywhere You Choose by Ernestine Northover Rookie - 110 Points
With this heart I'll meet you,
With this heart I'll greet you,
7.45 19
378. Ella Wheeler Wilcox poet "It Might Have Been" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
We will be what we could be. Do not say,
"It might have been, had not this, or that, or this."
5.77 3
379. Sulaiman Mohd Yusof poet Over The Rainbow by Sulaiman Mohd Yusof Rookie - 3 Points
The morning rays of the Sun cling
On the upper bow of the Rainbow
9.47 183
380. Judith Viorst poet True Love by Judith Viorst
It is true love because
I put on eyeliner and a concerto and make pungent observations about the great issues of the day
8.40 8
381. Udiah (witness to Yah) poet The Greatest Artist by Udiah (witness to Yah) Rookie - 12 Points
God is the greatest artist
To whom no one can compare,
8.88 18
382. Edward Estlin Cummings poet i carry your heart with me by Edward Estlin Cummings
i carry your heart with me(i carry it in
my heart)i am never without it(anywhere
8.62 8
383. Kenneth Slessor poet Five Bells by Kenneth Slessor
Time that is moved by little fidget wheels
Is not my time, the flood that does not flow.
6.12 7
384. Sheldon Allan Silverstein poet Hug O'War by Sheldon Allan Silverstein
I will not play at tug o' war.
I'd rather play at hug o' war,
7.17 2
385. Marge Piercy poet To Be of Use by Marge Piercy
The people I love the best
jump into work head first
6.26 5
386. Gerard Manley Hopkins poet Moonless darkness stands between by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Moonless darkness stands between.
Past, the Past, no more be seen!
6.82 12
387. Tu Fu poet Day's End by Tu Fu
Oxen and sheep were brought back down
Long ago, and bramble gates closed. Over
6.99 19
388. John McCrae poet The Hope Of My Heart by John McCrae
"Delicta juventutis et ignorantius ejus, quoesumus ne memineris, Domine."
I left, to earth, a little maiden fair,
7.45 15
389. Donald Hall poet Name Of Horses by Donald Hall
All winter your brute shoulders strained against collars, padding
and steerhide over the ash hames, to haul
6.39 6
390. Nizar Qabbani poet Every Time I Kiss You by Nizar Qabbani
Every time I kiss you
After a long separation
6.36 2
391. Lascelles Abercrombie poet The Box by Lascelles Abercrombie
Once upon a time, in the land of Hush-A-Bye,
Around about the wondrous days of yore,
7.96 8
392. Arthur William Edgar O'Shaughnessy poet We Are the Music-Makers by Arthur William Edgar O'Shaughnessy
We are the music-makers,
And we are the dreamers of dreams,
7.70 4
393. Gerard Manley Hopkins poet God's Grandeur by Gerard Manley Hopkins
The world is charged with the grandeur of God.
It will flame out, like shining from shook foil;
6.57 1
394. arianna loshnowsky poet funny... but not by arianna loshnowsky Rookie
it's funny how hello is always accompanied with goodbye
it's funny how good memories can start to make you cry
9.12 15
395. Donald Hall poet An old life by Donald Hall
Snow fell in the night.
At five-fifteen I woke to a bluish
6.14 6
396. Edward Lear poet How pleasant to know Mr. Lear by Edward Lear
How pleasant to know Mr. Lear,
Who has written such volumes of stuff.
5.90 3
397. Mirza Ghalib poet It is not Love it is Madness by Mirza Ghalib
(You say) It is not love, it is madness
My madness may be the cause of your fame
5.52 9
398. Robert Southey poet Inchcape Rock by Robert Southey
No stir in the air, no stir in the sea,
The Ship was still as she could be;
6.35 8
399. Francis Thompson poet The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson
I fled Him down the nights and down the days
I fled Him down the arches of the years
7.18 5
400. Sidney Lanier poet A Song Of Eternity In Time by Sidney Lanier
Once, at night, in the manor wood
My Love and I long silent stood,
6.40 13
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