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.

Thou Art My Lute

By Paul Laurence Dunbar

A Thousand Martyrs

By Aphra Behn

The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Time of the Missile

By George Oppen

To -

By Sarah Helen Whitman

To David, About His Education

By Howard Nemerov

To the Desert

By Benjamin Alire Sáenz

To Fashion

By Elizabeth Moody