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.

The Cross of Snow

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Crossing the Bar

By Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Danse Russe

By William Carlos Williams

The Daring One

By Edwin Markham

The Darker Sooner

By Catherine Wing

Dawn Chorus

By Sasha Dugdale

The Day

By Geoffrey Brock

The Days Gone By

By James Whitcomb Riley

Death of a Naturalist

By Seamus Heaney


By Amy Uyematsu