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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.

The City of Sleep

By Rudyard Kipling

Clear Night

By Charles Wright


By Stuart Dybek

The Clouded Morning

By Jones Very


By Basil Bunting

Cold Blooded Creatures

By Elinor Wylie

The Collar

By George Herbert

Come into Animal Presence

By Denise Levertov

The Coming of the Plague

By Weldon Kees

Concord Hymn

By Ralph Waldo Emerson