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.

La Figlia che Piange

By T. S. Eliot

The Lake Isle of Innisfree

By William Butler Yeats

The Lamb

By Linda Gregg

The Last Laugh

By Wilfred Owen

Late Summer

By Jennifer Grotz


By John Brehm


By David Yezzi

Learning to Love America

By Shirley Geok-Lin Lim

Learning to swim

By Bob Hicok

Leda and the Swan

By William Butler Yeats
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