Most Popular Poems

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The Road Not TakenTwo roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To w...
(2.74 / 98 votes)
Seize the DayIf with chalices of fine wine you are drunk, be delightful! If lounged with a glamorous moonfaced, be delightful! Since the end, the intention of t...
(5.00 / 48 votes)
Mending WallSomething there is that doesn't love a wall, That sends the frozen-ground-swell under it, And spills the upper boulders in the sun; And makes ga...
(2.18 / 74 votes)
Nothing Gold Can StayNature's first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf's a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf, So Eden sank to ...
(4.13 / 36 votes)
A Dream PangI had withdrawn in forest, and my song Was swallowed up in leaves that blew alway; And to the forest edge you came one day (This was my dream) a...
(1.31 / 69 votes)
The Scent of LoveThe scent of your elegant body deadens my mind and leaves it imprecise I want nor wine nor weed; your resuscitative breath alone shall suffice I ca...
(4.93 / 15 votes)
CEDRIC'S NEW SHOES.CEDRIC'S NEW SHOES CEDRIC THE CENTIPEDE WAS FEELING THE BLUES HE URGENTLY WANTED TO GET SOME NEW SHOES BUT CENTIPEDE'S SHOES ARE EXCEEDINGLY RARE...
(4.47 / 15 votes)
Lend me your eyesLend me your eyes so I can see The footprints I have made As I walked passed Life's eternity Lend me your eyes so I can see The window to your hea...
(3.87 / 15 votes)
MusingsTime flies by on tiptoed feet caressing tender and weathered cheek Stuttering steps turn to confident strides then back again Only a whisper in...
(3.81 / 15 votes)
PARENTSWithout them there will be no us. Our coming into existence their pride and joy. Our happiness their concern and satisfaction. Our mistake/failu...
(5.00 / 11 votes)
Ghost HouseI dwell in a lonely house I know That vanished many a summer ago, And left no trace but the cellar walls, And a cellar in which the daylight falls,...
(4.42 / 12 votes)
אי אפשר, או: לו הייתי אי ירוק ביםהאי הצף, האי הבודד בלי תמונות כאלו ..לא הייתי שורד... כמה פסטורלי ורגוע להתבונן ב...
(4.89 / 9 votes)
See You in My next LifeI have a distant lover, so distant you feel to me. A Love nourished with ink & passionate metaphors. To know your smile, to hear the sound of ...
(4.56 / 9 votes)
The adventurerDedicated to all those struggling, my able parent and all those behind my struggles. Before I set sail. I heard of ships floating, capsizing and ...
(5.00 / 8 votes)
AUGUST VISITORSYou see them not,until every election period. They come with all sort of manifestos and promises. Hear them saying "here I am send me, the people c...
(5.00 / 8 votes)
FOOTBALLThe most vicious attacks on my life have always commenced from the left. They seem cruel...quite irresistible and I turn back to the realm of gri...
(5.00 / 8 votes)
CONFESSIONS OF A POTENTIAL WIFE BEATERCONFESSIONS OF A POTENTIAL WIFE BEATER. I think I ought to beat my wife No, I don’t mean every week Please don’t think me vicious I assure you...
(4.87 / 8 votes)
The Forgotten Army.THE FORGOTTEN ARMY. (A belated lament.) So they signed a bloody armistice In nineteen-forty-five And the soldiers all came home again Those which ...
(4.76 / 8 votes)
The SeparationIn the dawn a ray of sunlight whispers And the silence is forever shattered. As night falls drapes are drawn Dark eyes open to view the sight...
(3.70 / 10 votes)
I Sigh for YouI sigh for you, Lorena, day and night- as a blind man sighs every day for light, as a mother sighs for lost son-daughter and falling on soil a fish...
(4.50 / 8 votes)
A GREAT WEEK-ENDA GREAT WEEK-END By eight A.M last Saturday My gang was on the way For a week-end down in Cardiff To include St. David’s Day. The weather wasn...
(5.00 / 7 votes)
Words of EncouragementBe of courageousness, and not of cowardice. Be of strength, and not of weakness. Be of joy, and not of sorrow. Be of joy, because there's a...
(5.00 / 7 votes)
KING SOLOMONThe women who King Solomon loved the most were those women whose soul heed imagined like the rivers flow. But immediately after this ardent desir...
(5.00 / 7 votes)
LUIGI'S RINGLUIGI’S RING Quite suddenly, this last week-end I had to fly to Rome A city of which I’m very fond And once considered home. I’d had a call ...
(4.85 / 7 votes)
FloristI went to a flower-shop of my town. I asked the florist, 'Why have you chosen this profession? Is it the cause that you love flowers most? ' He sai...
(4.72 / 7 votes)

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