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.

O Carib Isle!

By Hart Crane

Obedience, or the Lying Tale

By Jennifer Chang

The Obligation to Be Happy

By Linda Pastan

The Ocean

By Nathaniel Hawthorne


By Arthur O'Shaughnessy

Ode on Solitude

By Alexander Pope

Ode to the Midwest

By Kevin Young
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