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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.

Ice Bound

By Walter Bargen

Ice Child

By John Haines

The Idler

By Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson

[if mama / could see]

By Lucille Clifton


By Cathy Song

Ill-Advised Love Poem

By John Yau

The Illiterate

By William Meredith