Top 500 Poems


 

# Title Poet
201. Rebecca
Who Slammed Doors For Fun And Perished Miserably
A trick that everyone abhors
Hilaire Belloc poet by Hilaire Belloc
on 1/1/2000
202. A Man's a Man for A' That
Is there for honesty poverty
That hings his head, an' a' that;
Robert Burns poet by Robert Burns
on 1/1/2000
203. A Strange Wild Song
He thought he saw an Elephant
That practised on a fife:
Lewis Carroll poet by Lewis Carroll
on 1/1/2000
204. A Vision
Two crowned Kings, and One that stood alone
With no green weight of laurels round his head,
Oscar Wilde poet by Oscar Wilde
on 1/1/2000
205. 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
206. A Child's Garden
R. L. Stevenson
Now there is nothing wrong with me
Rudyard Kipling poet by Rudyard Kipling
on 1/1/2000
207. Rain
Rain, midnight rain, nothing but the wild rain
On this bleak hut, and solitude, and me
Edward Thomas poet by Edward Thomas
on 1/1/2000
208. The Panther
His vision, from the constantly passing bars,
has grown so weary that it cannot hold
Rainer Maria Rilke poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
on 1/1/2000
209. Father Death Blues
Hey Father Death, I'm flying home
Hey poor man, you're all alone
Allen Ginsberg poet by Allen Ginsberg
on 1/1/2000
210. 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
211. And the days are not full enough
And the days are not full enough
And the nights are not full enough
Ezra Pound poet by Ezra Pound
on 1/1/2000
212. Good-by
Good-by, proud world, I'm going home,
Thou'rt not my friend, and I'm not thine;
Ralph Waldo Emerson poet by Ralph Waldo Emerson
on 1/1/2000
213. Advice to a Girl
No one worth possessing
Can be quite possessed;
Sara Teasdale poet by Sara Teasdale
on 1/1/2000
214. The British
Take some Picts, Celts and Silures
And let them settle,
Benjamin Zephaniah poet by Benjamin Zephaniah
on 1/1/2000
215. Get Drunk
Always be drunk.
That's it!
Charles Baudelaire poet by Charles Baudelaire
on 1/1/2000
216. Homage to My Hips
these hips are big hips.
they need space to
Lucille Clifton poet by Lucille Clifton
on 1/1/2000
217. Conscientious Objector
I shall die, but
that is all that I shall do for Death.
Edna St. Vincent Millay poet by Edna St. Vincent Millay
on 1/1/2000
218. Traveling Through The Dark
Traveling through the dark I found a deer
dead on the edge of the Wilson River road.
William Stafford poet by William Stafford
on 1/1/2000
219. To A Daughter Leaving Home
When I taught you
at eight to ride
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
220. After Years
Today, from a distance, I saw you
walking away, and without a sound
Ted Kooser poet by Ted Kooser
on 1/1/2000
221. Love Is...
Love is...
Love is feeling cold in the back of vans
Adrian Henri poet by Adrian Henri
on 1/1/2000
222. 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
223. 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
224. 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
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