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Celebration Poems

Displaying 1,339 poems from the Celebration genre.

'Monstre' Balloon
— Richard Harris Barham
Oh! the balloon, the great balloon! It left Vauxhall one Monday at noon, And every one said we should hear of it soon With news from Aleppo or Scande... 87 views
(A Message from Sinai to the Nile)
— Dr. Sabber Abd-Aldayem
(A Message from Sinai to the Nile) The Embrace in the Season of Return Written by : Dr. Sabber Abd-Aldayem Translated by : Hassan Hegazy Hassan (Egypt)... 40 views
16. Of Gluttony and Feasting
— Sebastian Brant
He shows a fool in every wise Who day and night forever hies From feast to feat to fill his paunch And make his figure round and staunch, As though his ... 203 views
31st December- The Most Enviable Bachelor.
— Nikhil Parekh
The day brought alongwith it; an unsurpassable longing to greet a fantastically new and spellbindingly untainted chapter of beginning, The day brough... 34 views
A Bad Night
— Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. VILLIAM _a Sen_ NEEDLESON _a Sidniduc_ SMILER _a Scheister_ KI-YI _a Trader_ GRIMGHAST _a Spader_ SARALTHIA _a Love-lorn Nymph_ NELL... 324 views
A Ballad Of Boding.
— Christina Georgina Rossetti
There are sleeping dreams and waking dreams; What seems is not always as it seems. I looked out of my window in the sweet new morning, And there I s... 3 views
A Ballad Of Pikeville
— Ambrose Bierce
Down in Southern Arizona where the Gila monster thrives, And the 'Mescalero,' gifted with a hundred thousand lives, Every hour renounces one of them by ... 71 views
A Ballad Of The Boston Tea-Party
— Oliver Wendell Holmes
No! never such a draught was poured Since Hebe served with nectar The bright Olympians and their Lord, Her over-kind protector, - Since... 4 views
A Barren "Idealty."
— George W Doneghy
This song that I sing-- It is not of a spring, Nor yet of a silvery stream-- But of a vision bright Which came last night In the garb of a blissful drea... 0 views
A Big No
— Nikhil Parekh
Is there any price on earth that you could ever dream of; to sight the wonderfully resplendent island of milky moon? Is there any price on earth that ... 113 views
A Bird and flower upon the tree
— Augusta Davies Webster
A bird and flower upon the tree, Sweet peony and oriole, Each of them a perfect soul, Song and sweetness manifest The bird and flower we love the best S... 124 views
A Birthday Trifle
— Henry Kendall
Here in this gold-green evening end, While air is soft and sky is clear, What tender message shall I send To her I hold so dear? What rose of song with ... 68 views
A Brief Bio Of Mario William Vitale's Poetry
— Mario William Vitale
A Brief Bio Of Mario William Vitale's Poetry The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of... 84 views
A Calendar of Sonnets: April
— Helen Hunt Jackson
No days such honored days as these! While yet Fair Aphrodite reigned, men seeking wide For some fair thing which should forever bide On earth, her be... 82 views
A Calendar of Sonnets: October
— Helen Hunt Jackson
The month of carnival of all the year, When Nature lets the wild earth go its way, And spend whole seasons on a single day. The spring-time holds her... 62 views
A Character
— Robert William Service
How often do I wish I were What people call a character; A ripe and cherubic old chappie Who lives to make his fellows happy; With in his eyes a merry t... 117 views
A Christmas Carol
— Algernon Charles Swinburne
THREE DAMSELS in the queen’s chamber, The queen’s mouth was most fair; She spake a word of God’s mother As the combs went in her hair. Mary that is of m... 114 views
A Christmas Carol
— George Wither
So now is come our joyful'st feast, Let every man be jolly. Each room with ivy leaves is drest, And every post with holly. Though some churls at our mir... 72 views
A Christmas Carol
— Christina Rossetti
The Shepherds had an Angel, The Wise Men had a star, But what have I, a little child, To guide me home from far, Where glad stars sing together ... 3 views
A Christmas Greeting
— Edgar Albert Guest
Here's to you, little mother, With your boy so far away; May the joy of service smother All your grief this Christmas day; May the magic of his splendor... 95 views
A Christmas Prayer (from the trenches)
— Cyril Winterbotham
Not yet for us may Christmas bring Good-will to men, and peace; In our dark sky no angels sing, Not yet the great release For men, when war shall cease.... 89 views
A Concert Invitation
— James McIntyre
The following invitation appeared on the programme of a concert. If pleasant night you wish to spend, Go and invite your lady friend; Oddfellow's conce... 53 views
A Concert-Impromptu
— James McIntyre
The following impromptu was delivered in the Methodist Church Concert, March, 1883. It was expected that several announced in bills world take part, but... 92 views
A Corymbus For Autumn
— Francis Thompson
Hearken my chant, 'tis As a Bacchante's, A grape-spurt, a vine-splash, a tossed tress, flown vaunt 'tis! Suffer my singing, Gipsy of Seasons, ere thou g... 130 views
A Creed
— Victoria Mary Sackville-West
That I should live and look with open eyes I count as half my claim to Paradise. I have not crept beneath cathedral arches, But bathed in streams beneat... 2 views

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