Favourite poems

Below are a collection of my favourite poems, I will update every so often.

Thank you by Ross Gay

Poison tree by William Blake

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T.S. Eliot

The Lover Pleads with His Friend for Old Friends by William Butler Yeats

No Cowards Soul Is Mine by Emily Bronte

A century later by Imtiaz Dharker

Quiet girl by Langston Hughes

Invitation by Shel Silverstein

Seascape by Stephen Spender

Welcome To Society by Erin Hansen

The Waking by Theodore Roethke

The Fly by William Blake

A Few Words On The Soul by Wisława Szymborska

Fire & Ice by Robert Frost

Solitude by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Otherwise by Jane Kenyon

The Suicide Kid by Charles Bukowski,

Doors by Carl Sandburg

Crossing the Bar by Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Tyger by William Blake

The Basic Con by Lew Welch

The Battle Of Goddeu by Taliesin

The Prisoners by Robert Hayden

The Fox by Carl Day-Lewis

Hope by Emily Dickinson

Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Blighters by Siegfried Sassoon

Alone by Maya Angelou

Because I could not stop for Death by Emily Dickinson

Your Laughter by Pablo Neruda

How Do I Love Thee? by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Dreams Deferred by Langston Hughes.

O Captain! My Captain by Walt Whitman.

Seeker Of Truth by E.E Cummings.

Still I Rise by Maya Angelou.

Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe

At Eighty – Edwin Morgan

Seven Ages Of Man by William Shakespeare.

Dream Within A Dream by Edgar Allan Poe.

Brown Penny by William Butler Yeats.

All The Worlds A Stage. by William Shakespeare.

I’m Explaining A Few Things by Pablo Neruda

Porcupine by Roald Dahl.

The Picnic by Edwin Morgan

Savage by Carl Sandburg.

If You Forget Me by Pablo Neruda

Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robrt Frost

Last Night I Dreamnt Of Chickens by Jack Prelutsky

Sonnet To Liberty by Oscar Wilde

Messy Room by Shel Silverstein

My Papas Waltz by Theodore Roethke

There Is Another Sky by Emily Dickinson

Baggage by Jackie Kay

My Voice by Oscar Wilde

The Fall by Russel Edson

Sleep by Sir Philip Sidney

Little Big Man by Rabindranath Tagore

Cat Food Rap by Anne Armstrong

Beautiful Mind by Elizabeth Burns

Cross by Angela Cleland

If by Rudyard Kipling

I do not love you except because I love you by Pablo Neruda

Invictus by William Ernest Henley

Last words by Dannie Abse

Song of man XXVby Khalil Gibran

Live sonnet XI by Pablo Neruda


2 thoughts on “Favourite poems

    1. Yes, I like it very much 🙂 The use of figurative language is awesome. It’s great haha for such a short poem its use of personification, metaphors and really nice imagery is really cool. I do find it quite a dark poem the more I read it. Anyways thanks for following, I like your blog 🙂

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