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

April Midnight

By Arthur Symons


By David Barber

The Arrow and the Song

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Ars Poetica

By Archibald MacLeish

The Art Room

By Shara McCallum

As Children Know

By Jimmy Santiago Baca

As Kingfishers Catch Fire

By Gerard Manley Hopkins

At Cross Purposes

By Samuel Menashe

At Last the New Arriving

By Gabrielle Calvocoressi

At Melville’s Tomb

By Hart Crane