Poetry.net »

Search results for: near-sighted

Yee yee! We've found 3,847 poems matching near-sighted.

"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 ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
'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...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
'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 ...Rate it:

(4.00 / 1 vote)
'Peaceable Expulsion'
Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. MOUNTWAVE _a Politician_ HARDHAND _a Workingman_ TOK BAK _a Chinaman_ SATAN _a Friend to Mountwave_ CHORUS OF FOREIGN VOTERS. ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
(Fragment 2) I know 'tis but a Dream, yet feel more anguish
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I know 'tis but a Dream, yet feel more anguish Than if 'twere Truth. It has been often so: Must I die under it? Is no one near? Will no one hear t...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
1 + 1 = 1
Kurt Philip Behm
Superpositioned, truth here and truth there Unmeasured duality, a mirror contraire Whose message lies distant, whose message lies near A ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
60 Newest Poems By Mario W. Vitale
ario William Vitale
Bio Of Mario William Vitale The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of generations...Rate it:

(4.00 / 1 vote)
A Poet's Home
Charles Harpur
HERE in this lonely rill-engirdled spot, The world forgetting, by the world forgot, With one vowed to me with beloved lips How sweet to draw, as hi...Rate it:

(2.00 / 1 vote)
A Ballad
James Whitcomb Riley
With A Serious Conclusion Crowd about me, little children-- Come and cluster 'round my knee While I tell a little story That happened once with me...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Ballad of Hell
John Davidson
'A letter from my love to-day! Oh, unexpected, dear appeal!' She struck a happy tear away, And broke the crimson seal. 'My love, there is no help ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Ballad Of The French Fleet. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A fleet with flags arrayed Sailed from the port of Brest, And the Admiral's ship displayed The signal: 'Steer southwest.' For this Admiral D'Anvill...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Ballad Of The Heather
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
We spent a day together, One day of all our lives, Of love in cloudless weather-- Such only youth contrives-- One day in the red heather, Alone wit...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Bard's Epitaph
Robert Burns
Is there a whim-inspired fool, Owre fast for thought, owre hot for rule, Owre blate to seek, owre proud to snool, Let him draw near; And owre t...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Beautiful Butterfly ( Bipolar Awareness )
Mario William Vitale
The premise of my newest poetic piece reaches out to a woman suffering from bipolar disease she grows ill. Further, realizes that life is short by...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Beautiful Young Nymph Going To Bed
Jonathan Swift
Corinna, Pride of Drury-Lane, For whom no Shepherd sighs in vain; Never did Covent Garden boast So bright a batter'd, strolling Toast; No drunken R...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Boat beneath a Sunny Sky
Lewis Carroll
A BOAT beneath a sunny sky, Lingering onward dreamily In an evening of July -- Children three that nestle near, Eager eye and willing ear, ...Rate it:

(2.00 / 1 vote)
A BOY'S WAR
Alan Parry-Booth
A BOY’S WAR. In dreams, my thoughts will often fly To Chepstow nestling on the Wye The town which saw my early years Of youthful joy and childish...Rate it:

(3.50 / 6 votes)
A Brand Plucked Out Of The Fire
John Newton
With Satan, my accuser, near My spirit trembled when I saw The Lord in majesty appear, And heart the language of the law. In vain I wish'd and st...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Bride
James Whitcomb Riley
'O I am weary!' she sighed, as her billowy Hair she unloosed in a torrent of gold That rippled and fell o'er a figure as willowy, Graceful and fair...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Broken Down Mystic
Liam Ó Comáin
(An Comanach) Imbibing brandy and Irish stout In a pub near Derry’s Walls. With a grey flecked beard Coupling a tweed cap Above a wrinkled brow....Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Bucket Of Breath
Nikhil Parekh
A bucket of stones; to built and resurrect my gruesomely broken dwelling, A bucket of sparkling water; to clean my unwashed body; annihilate the ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Burdock—clawed my Gown
Emily Dickinson
A Burdock—clawed my Gown— Not Burdock's—blame— But mine— Who went too near The Burdock's Den— A Bog—affronts my shoe— What else have Bogs—to do— T...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Burnt Ship
John Donne
Out of a fired ship, which by no way But drowning could be rescued from the flame, Some men leap'd forth, and ever as they came Near the foes...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Bush Christmas
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The sun burns hotly thro' the gums As down the road old Rogan comes The hatter from the lonely hut Beside the track to Woollybutt. He likes to spe...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Bush Lawyer
Andrew Barton Paterson
When Ironbark the turtle came to Anthony's lagoon The hills were hid behind a mist of equinoctal rain, The ripple of the rivulets was like a chee...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!