25 Lines and Fewer


ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2013-2014 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

More Lies

By Karin Gottshall

The Mower

By Philip Larkin

Mrs. Adam

By Kathleen Norris

Mrs. Kessler

By Edgar Lee Masters

mulberry fields

By Lucille Clifton

Musical Moment

By Virginia Hamilton Adair

My Papa’s Waltz

By Theodore Roethke
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