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Displaying 28,938 poems from the Life genre.


— Douglas Noel
“…and her red hair lit the wall.” Traveling by foot Through dimly lit alleyways Past dumpsters filled with yesterday's refuse, Rats scurrying about ... 3 views
"Birds Of Prey" March
— Rudyard Kipling
March! The mud is cakin' good about our trousies. Front!, eyes front, an' watch the Colour-casin's drip. Front! The faces of the women in the 'ouses Ain... 2 views
"Glee! The Great Storm Is Over!"
— Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Glee! The great storm is over! Four have recovered the land; Forty gone down together Into the boiling sand. Ring, for the scant salvation! Toll, fo... 1 view
"Howdy, Honey, Howdy!"
— Paul Laurence Dunbar
Do' a-stan'in' on a jar, fiah a-shinin' thoo, Ol' folks drowsin' 'roun' de place, wide awake is Lou, W'en I tap, she answeh, an' I see huh 'mence to gri... 3 views
"Indifference"-The Greatest "Difference"
— Nikhil Parekh
It was infact the very sting of preposterously venomous "Indifference"; which actually caused the biggest solitary "Difference"; in ... 21 views
"Lucy" - For Her Golden Wedding, October 18, 1875
— Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Lucy." - The old familiar name Is now, as always, pleasant, Its liquid melody the same Alike in past or present; Let others call you what they will, I ... 0 views
"My Heart Cry's for love"
— wendy Kellogg
I wonder alone in pain sadness I pick up my heart on the floor with tears running down my face I walked along the dead road of pain that has ever felt i... 155 views
"No Man Is An Island"
— Kurt Philip Behm
You speak to my spirit with logic, I answer your mind from my soul With words in two disparate languages, our discourse to never be whole Your left he... 78 views
"Restland."
— George W Doneghy
Written In The Danville (KY.) Cemetery. I. Within thy hallowed precincts on this sweet autumnal day, We're wandering 'neath the cedar and th... 1 view
"Shouting" For A Camel
— Banjo Paterson Andrew Barton
It was over at Coolgardie that a mining speculator, Who was going down the township just to make a bit o' chink, Went off to hire a camel from a camel p... 0 views
"The Little Quaker Sinner"
— Lucy Lincoln Montgomery
A little Quaker maiden, with dimpled cheek and chin, Before an ancient mirror stood and viewed her form within, She wore a gown of sober grey, a cape de... 55 views
"The Rock" In El Ghor
— John Greenleaf Whittier
Dead Petra in her hill-tomb sleeps, Her stones of emptiness remain; Around her sculptured mystery sweeps The lonely waste of Edom's plain. From the ... 11 views
"The Scroll"
— Letitia Elizabeth Landon
The maiden's cheek blush'd ruby bright. And her heart beat quick with its own delight; Again she should dwell on those vows so dear. Almost as if her l... 240 views
"There Is Nothing" ?
— Liam Ó Comain
There is no such a reality As nothing but if you believe In it- what is it? We exist because an eternal Being created us, the only Source capable of. ... 203 views
"We're All Australians Now"
— Banjo Paterson Andrew Barton
Australia takes her pen in hand To write a line to you, To let you fellows understand How proud we are of you. From shearing shed and cattle run, Fr... 2 views
'A Gallant Gentleman'
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
A month ago the world grew grey fer me; A month ago the light went out fer Rose. To 'er they broke it gentle as might be; But fer 'is pal 'twus one uv t... 95 views
'Ave a 'eart!
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
''Ere! 'Ave a 'eart!' 'e sez. 'Why, love a duck! A 'uman bein' ain't a choppin' block! There ain't no call fer you to go an' chuck A man about when ... 102 views
'Black Bart, Po8'
— Ambrose Bierce
Welcome, good friend; as you have served your term, And found the joy of crime to be a fiction, I hope you'll hold your present faith, stand firm And no... 188 views
'Bobbie' for Brotherhood
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Lang syne I penned a mickle rhyme That muckle grief brocht to my soul; For critics said 'twas aye a crime Nae Scottish patriot could thole Whit way I ... 48 views
'Carpe Diem,' Or Cop The Day
— Franklin P. Adams
AD LEUCONOEN Horace: Book I, Ode 13. _'Tu ne quoesieris, scire nefas-'_ It is not right for you to know, so do not ask, Leuconoe, How long a life t... 31 views
'Fire and Sleet and Candlelight'
— Elinor Morton Wylie
For this you've striven Daring, to fail: Your sky is riven Like a tearing veil. For this, you've wasted Wings of your youth; Divined, and tasted ... 78 views
'Got-a-Fag'
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
He was tall and tough and stringy, with the shoulders of an axeman, Broad and loose, with greenhide muscles, and a hand shaped to the reins; He was slow... 76 views
'I Dips me Lid'
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'Young sir,' 'E sez . . . Like that . . . It made me feel Romantic like, as if me dream was reel. 'Is dress was fancy, an' 'is style was grave. An' me... 120 views
'Look at The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story
— Richard Harris Barham
FYTTE I. 'Look at the Clock!' quoth Winifred Pryce, As she open'd the door to her husband's knock, Then paus'd to give him a piece of advice, 'You ... 113 views
'Mac'
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
In every little country place, all up and down the land, From ageing cradles of the race to Never-Never Land From the towns about the cities to the lit... 84 views

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