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.


By Michael Donaghy

Mad Song

By William Blake


By Howard Nemerov

The Maid’s Lament

By Walter Savage Landor

Makin’ Jump Shots

By Michael S. Harper

The Maldive Shark

By Herman Melville

The Man He Killed

By Thomas Hardy
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