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.

Leda and the Swan

By William Butler Yeats

Let Evening Come

By Jane Kenyon

Let It Be Forgotten

By Sara Teasdale

Let the Light Enter

By Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

Let Us Consider

By Russell Edson


By Edith Wharton

Life in a Love

By Robert Browning

Light Shining out of Darkness

By William Cowper

Like Rousseau

By Amiri Baraka


By Vachel Lindsay