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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.

More Lies

By Karin Gottshall

Mortal Sorrows

By Rodney Jones

The Mothering Blackness

By Maya Angelou

Movement Song

By Audre Lorde


By Robert Frost

Mrs. Adam

By Kathleen Norris

Mrs. Caldera’s House of Things

By Gregory Djanikian

Mrs. Kessler

By Edgar Lee Masters