25 Lines and Fewer


ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2014-2015 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

Amor Mundi

By Christina Rossetti

Anecdote of the Jar

By Wallace Stevens


By B. H. Fairchild

The Animals

By Josephine Jacobsen

Anne Rutledge

By Edgar Lee Masters

Another Feeling

By Ruth Stone

Anthem for Doomed Youth

By Wilfred Owen

An Apology For Her Poetry

By Margaret Cavendish

April Love

By Ernest Dowson

April Midnight

By Arthur Symons