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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.

The Waking

By Theodore Roethke

Waking from Sleep

By Robert Bly

War Ballad

By Stanley Moss

The War Horse

By Eavan Boland

The War in the Air

By Howard Nemerov

War Widow

By Chris Abani

The Watchers

By William Stanley Braithwaite

The Way It Sometimes Is

By Henry Taylor

Ways of Talking

By Ha Jin

We're Human Beings

By Jill McDonough
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