The Poetry Corner

 
 
 What is "Spoken Word Poetry"?

"Paul Revere's Ride" Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"Stopping by Woods" Robert Frost
The Road Not Taken" Robert Frost
"A Visit from St. Nicholas" Clement Moore
"Casey at the Bat" Ernest Thayer
"A Misspelled Tail" Elizabeth T. Corbett
"Auld Lang Syne" Robert Burns
"Antonio" Laura Richards
"Eletelephony" Laura Richards.
"The Purple Cow" Gelett Burgess
"Pirate Don Durk of Dowdee" Mildred Plew Meigs
"Little Orphant Annie" James Whitcomb Riley
"Lockerbie Street" James Whitcomb Riley
"I, Too, Sing America" Langston Hughes
"When the Frost Is on the Punkin" James Whitcomb Riley
"Song of Hiawatha" Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
"Fog" Carl Sandburg
"September" Helen Hunt Jackson.
"October's Bright Blue Weather" Helen Hunt Jackson.
"Trees" Joyce Kilmer
"The Runaway" Robert Frost [You'll find many of Frost's poems on this page.]
"Village Blacksmith" Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers" Felicia Dorothea Hemans
"The Owl and the Pussy Cat" Edward Lear. Other poems see Edward Lear Resource File
"My Shadow" Robert Louis Stevenson
"Pied Piper of Hamelin" Robert Browning
"The Duel" Eugene Field. Other poems, see Eugene Field Resource File
"O Captain! My Captain!" Walt Whitman
"The Raggedy Man" James Whitcomb Riley
"A Boy's Thanksgiving Day" Lydia Maria Child, "Over the river and through the woods"
" Children's Hour" Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [Space down the page quite a bit.]
Haiku...a poetry form.
"Snowbound" John Greenlead Whittier [This site has full text of other favorite poems you might want to look at.
"The Raven" Edgar Allen Poe
"The Road Not Taken" Robert Frost
"Sea Fever" John Masefield
"Jonathan Bing" Betrice Curtis Brown.
"The Pasture" Robert Frost.
"Something Told the Wild Geese" Rachel Field.
"The Walrus and the Carpenter" Lewis Carroll
"The Tyger" William Blake
"The Highwayman" Alfred Noyes
"If" Rudyard Kipling
"In Flanders Field" Dr. John McCrae
"The Daffodils" William Wordsworth
"Little Boy Blue" Eugene Field
"Jabberwocky" Lewis Carroll
"Old Ironsides" Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Psalms" The Bible
"We Shall Overcome" Negro Spirituals. Original version.
"The Drinking Gourd" Negro Spirituals. Includes midi file.
Hymns, Gospel Songs & Spirituals English & German. Includes spirituals as "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child"

 
 
Welcome to the Poetry Corner!  This page is dedicated to the wonderful world of the written word.  Here you will find poetry from many different poets, written in many different styles. 
 
IF YOU WOULD LIKE YOUR POETRY PUBLISHED IN THE POETRY CORNER, EMAIL IT TO MY ICS ADDRESS BY CLICKING ON THE LINK ON THE DIRECTORY PAGE.  SEND AS AN ATTACHMENT OR JUST COPY AND PASTE THE POEM INTO THE EMAIL.
 
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Edgar Allen Poe
 
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