Langston Hughes

(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967 / Missouri)

Dreams - Poem by Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
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Topic(s) of this poem: dreams


Comments about Dreams by Langston Hughes

  • (5/9/2012 10:20:00 PM)


    That's exactly how I interpret my way if thinking. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/7/2012 5:18:00 PM)


    Screw you @Maddie! If your sister is sooo great why isnt she a renowed poet? Dumb b! tCH (Report) Reply

  • (5/5/2012 11:53:00 PM)


    I really admire this phenomenal writter, he lives in his poems, I can't stop but read this write

    The_African_Son
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  • (4/9/2012 9:57:00 PM)


    You've got to check this kid out! http: //www.poemhunter.com/jeremy-m-dreher/ (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2012 8:23:00 PM)


    He wrote this poem in 1926. (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2012 8:21:00 PM)


    He wrote this in 1926. (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2012 8:20:00 PM)


    When did he write this poem? (Report) Reply

  • (4/3/2012 2:26:00 PM)


    I dont mean to offend anybody, but I don't like this poem at all. Yes, the meaning behind it is slightly inspiring. The words themselves, however, are too simple and childish. The rhyming sounds forced and I'm certain my 11 year old sister could have thought up this poem. not to say I don't like Langston Hughes; some of his poems are good. But this is not one of them. (Report) Reply

  • (3/23/2012 11:44:00 PM)


    Lovely, a poem regarding vulnerability of life it self (Report) Reply

  • (2/27/2012 6:15:00 PM)


    Hi, I had to analyze this song in my English studies
    any way I had composed the poem
    Love and peace

    Chaim from Israel.

    http: //soundcloud.com/clebor/dream-langston-hughes
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  • (2/27/2012 2:11:00 PM)


    This is my very first poem that I've read by Langston Hughes and I still love it even though I first read it in 3rd grade and I'm already in highschool! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (2/25/2012 7:50:00 AM)


    i love dis too much! (Report) Reply

  • (2/23/2012 11:01:00 PM)


    inspiring poem to everybody... (Report) Reply

  • (2/10/2012 11:46:00 AM)


    Really inspiring poem. Life without dreams like body without soul. (Report) Reply

  • (2/10/2012 11:42:00 AM)


    Just amazing poem. Life without dreams like body without soul. (Report) Reply

  • (2/9/2012 1:15:00 PM)


    i love this poem! its good inspiration (Report) Reply

  • (2/6/2012 1:34:00 PM)


    I HAD A DREAM... *BOOM HEADSHOT! * (Report) Reply

  • (2/1/2012 9:13:00 AM)


    its ok but it's not really touchy (Report) Reply

  • Rick Adriolo (1/23/2012 3:27:00 PM)


    short and powerfull.. but it doesn't touch the heart nor it makes you any wiser.. for a poem that does that read my poem about dreaming.. but you have many other poems I really like! (Report) Reply

  • Ebi Robert (1/6/2012 2:25:00 AM)


    frangrance like the spit of the mouth out of a sleeping pill. Simile me, my dear. This is nice. (Report) Reply



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