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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.

As Children Know

By Jimmy Santiago Baca

As Kingfishers Catch Fire

By Gerard Manley Hopkins

At Cross Purposes

By Samuel Menashe

At Melville’s Tomb

By Hart Crane

At the New Year

By Kenneth Patchen

At the Vietnam Memorial

By George Bilgere

Author’s Prayer

By Ilya Kaminsky

The Author to Her Book

By Anne Bradstreet


By Franz Wright

An Autumn Sunset

By Edith Wharton