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.

The Rain

By Robert Creeley


By Edna St. Vincent Millay

A Red, Red Rose

By Robert Burns

Retired Ballerinas, Central Park West

By Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Reverie in Open Air

By Rita Dove

Richard Cory

By Edwin Arlington Robinson


By Gary Snyder

The River Now

By Richard Hugo

The Road Not Taken

By Robert Frost
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