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 Fashion

By Elizabeth Moody

To Helen

By Edgar Allan Poe

To Her Father with Some Verses

By Anne Bradstreet