25 Lines and Fewer


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

I, Too

By Langston Hughes

I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud

By William Wordsworth


By Gail Mazur

The Idler

By Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson

Ill-Advised Love Poem

By John Yau

The Illiterate

By William Meredith

Immortal Autumn

By Archibald MacLeish