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Poem Sampler: Poems of Hope

Start the school year off on a hopeful note. You got this.


"Caged Bird" by Maya Angelou

"Epilogue" by Robert Browning

"Say not the Struggle nought Availeth" by Arthur Hugh Clough

"Hope is the Thing with Feathers" by Emily Dickinson

"Holy Sonnets: Death, be not proud" by John Donne

"It Couldn't Be Done" by Edgar Albert Guest

"On Quitting" by Edgar Albert Guest

"Life Ev'ry Voice and Sing" by James Weldon Johnson

"Invictus" by William Ernest Henley

"Immortal Sails" by Alfred Noyes

"Ode" by Arthur O'Shaughnessy

"I Am Learning to Abandon the World" by Linda Pastan

"Oh Hope! Thou soother sweet of human woes" by Charlotte Smith

"Since There is No Escape" by Sara Teasdale

"Valentine" by Elinor Wylie

Posted on 09.04.18