Top 500 Poems


# Title Poet
451. Ash Wednesday
Because I do not hope to turn again
Thomas Stearns Eliot poet by Thomas Stearns Eliot
on 1/1/2000
452. On what is best
Some celebrate the beauty
of knights, or infantry,
Sappho poet by Sappho
on 1/1/2000
453. Lochinvar
O young Lochinvar is come out of the west,
Through all the wide Border his steed was the best;
Sir Walter Scott poet by Sir Walter Scott
on 1/1/2000
454. Please Mrs Butler
Please Mrs Butler
This boy Derek Drew
Allan Ahlberg poet by Allan Ahlberg
on 1/1/2000
455. Ballad of the Moon
translated by Will Kirkland
The moon came into the forge
Federico García Lorca poet by Federico García Lorca
on 1/1/2000
456. In A Dark Time
In a dark time, the eye begins to see,
I meet my shadow in the deepening shade;
Theodore Roethke poet by Theodore Roethke
on 1/1/2000
457. Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms
Believe me, if all those endearing young charms,
Which I gaze on so fondly to-day,
Thomas Moore poet by Thomas Moore
on 1/1/2000
458. What Were They Like?
Did the people of Viet Nam
use lanterns of stone?
Denise Levertov poet by Denise Levertov
on 1/1/2000
459. The Old Flame
My old flame, my wife!
Remember our lists of birds?
Robert Lowell poet by Robert Lowell
on 1/1/2000
460. I Am Very Bothered
I am very bothered when I think
of the bad things I have done in my life.
Simon Armitage poet by Simon Armitage
on 1/1/2000
461. The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner
From my mother's sleep I fell into the State,
And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze.
Randall Jarrell poet by Randall Jarrell
on 1/1/2000
462. A New Poet
Finding a new poet
is like finding a new wildflower
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
463. A monk sips morning tea
A monk sips morning tea,
it's quiet,
Matsuo Basho poet by Matsuo Basho
on 1/1/2000
464. For My Daughter
When I die choose a star
and name it after me
David Ignatow poet by David Ignatow
on 1/1/2000
465. somewhere i have never travelled, gladly beyond
somewhere i have never travelled, gladly beyond
any experience,your eyes have their silence:
E. E. Cummings poet by E. E. Cummings
on 1/1/2000
466. Novel
No one's serious at seventeen.
Arthur Rimbaud poet by Arthur Rimbaud
on 1/1/2000
467. The Man from Snowy River
There was movement at the station, for the word had passed around
That the colt from old Regret had got away,
Andrew Barton Paterson poet by Andrew Barton Paterson
on 1/1/2000
468. Tear Drops And Closed Caskets The Good Die Young.
I went to a party, Mom,
I remembered what you said.
Tamara Moir poet by Tamara Moir
on 1/1/2000
469. Beautiful!
Honesty is beautiful
Kindness is beautiful
Sylvia Chidi poet by Sylvia Chidi
on 1/1/2000
470. School Is Not So Cool
School, School, School,
A school is not so cool
Chantel Braatz poet by Chantel Braatz
on 1/1/2000
471. After Auschwitz
as black as a hook,
Anne Sexton poet by Anne Sexton
on 1/1/2000
472. Buried alive
Inside that feeling of depression..........
It's not just a silly superstiotion...........
emo girl poet by emo girl
on 1/1/2000
473. Love
I am so in love
In love with Joy
Sheikh Hina Yasmeen poet by Sheikh Hina Yasmeen
on 1/1/2000
474. A Friend Like You
A friend like you is like no other friend
A friend like you is a friend i dont regret meeting
Jenni Cortes poet by Jenni Cortes
on 1/1/2000
475. I Searched You
I searched you in Mosque, Church,
temple, Gurudwara, and at so many places
ramesh rai poet by ramesh rai
on 1/1/2000
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