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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.

In Memory of Joe Brainard

By Frank Bidart

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

In the Woods

By Kathryn Simmonds


By Adah Isaacs Menken