Find Poems & Poets


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

The Layers

By Stanley Kunitz


By David Yezzi

Le Maudit

By Richard Aldington

Learning to Love America

By Shirley Geok-Lin Lim

Learning to swim

By Bob Hicok


By H. D.

Leda and the Swan

By William Butler Yeats

The Legend

By Garrett Hongo

Lenten Song

By Phillis Levin

Let Evening Come

By Jane Kenyon