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Top 500 Poems


 

# Title Poet
476. Distressful Homonyms
Since for me now you have no warmth to spare
I sense I must adopt a sane and spare
Vikram Seth poet by Vikram Seth
on 1/1/2000
477. 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
478. The sun has burst the sky
The sun has burst the sky
Because I love you
Jenny Joseph poet by Jenny Joseph
on 1/1/2000
479. A Memory of June
When June comes dancing o'er the death of May,
With scarlet roses tinting her green breast,
Claude McKay poet by Claude McKay
on 1/1/2000
480. Ode on Solitude
Happy the man, whose wish and care
A few paternal acres bound,
Alexander Pope poet by Alexander Pope
on 1/1/2000
481. Between Going and Coming
Between going and staying
the day wavers,
Octavio Paz poet by Octavio Paz
on 1/1/2000
482. Rain
Suddenly this defeat.
This rain.
Jack Gilbert poet by Jack Gilbert
on 1/1/2000
483. The Supply Teacher
Here's the rule for what to do
If ever your teacher has the flu
Allan Ahlberg poet by Allan Ahlberg
on 1/1/2000
484. Dream-Love
Young Love lies sleeping
In May-time of the year,
Dante Gabriel Rossetti poet by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
on 1/1/2000
485. Stars
(For the Rev. James J. Daly, S. J.)
Bright stars, yellow stars, flashing through the air,
Joyce Kilmer poet by Joyce Kilmer
on 1/1/2000
486. What Do Women Want?
I want a red dress.
I want it flimsy and cheap,
Kim Addonizio poet by Kim Addonizio
on 1/1/2000
487. A snowy morning
A snowy morning--
by myself,
Matsuo Basho poet by Matsuo Basho
on 1/1/2000
488. Heart it is, Not a Brick or Stone
Heart it is, not a brick or stone
Why shouldn't it feel the pain?
Mirza Ghalib poet by Mirza Ghalib
on 1/1/2000
489. The Boys
HAS there any old fellow got mixed with the boys?
If there has, take him out, without making a noise.
Oliver Wendell Holmes poet by Oliver Wendell Holmes
on 1/1/2000
490. Constantly Risking Absurdity
Constantly risking absurdity
and death
Lawrence Ferlinghetti poet by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
on 1/1/2000
491. Spring, the Sweet Spring
Spring, the sweet spring, is the year's pleasant king,
Then blooms each thing, then maids dance in a ring,
Thomas Nashe poet by Thomas Nashe
on 1/1/2000
492. Wild Geese by Mary Oliver
You do not have to be good.
You do not have to walk on your knees
Alison Cassidy poet by Alison Cassidy
on 1/1/2000
493. Aubade
I work all day, and get half-drunk at night.
Waking at four to soundless dark, I stare.
Philip Larkin poet by Philip Larkin
on 1/1/2000
494. First Lesson
Lie back daughter, let your head
be tipped back in the cup of my hand.
Philip Booth poet by Philip Booth
on 1/1/2000
495. Distressed Haiku
In a week or ten days
the snow and ice
Donald Hall poet by Donald Hall
on 1/1/2000
496. ! A grief ago
'There is no grief
which time does not lessen
Michael Shepherd poet by Michael Shepherd
on 1/1/2000
497. On what is best
Some celebrate the beauty
of knights, or infantry,
Sappho poet by Sappho
on 1/1/2000
498. Round and Round
After a long and wretched flight
That stretched from daylight into night,
Vikram Seth poet by Vikram Seth
on 1/1/2000
499. Who Understands Me But Me
They turn the water off, so I live without water,
they build walls higher, so I live without treetops,
Jimmy Santiago Baca poet by Jimmy Santiago Baca
on 1/1/2000
500. Heritage
What is Africa to me:
Copper sun or scarlet sea,
Countee Cullen poet by Countee Cullen
on 1/1/2000
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