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ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2014-2015 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

In Praise of My Bed

By Meredith Holmes

In Praise of Pain

By Heather McHugh

In School-days

By John Greenleaf Whittier

In the Desert

By Stephen Crane

In the Past

By Trumbull Stickney


By Adah Isaacs Menken


By Annie Finch

Inside Out

By Diane Wakoski