1900s

Anticipation by Amy Lowell

Anticipation by Amy Lowell I have been temperate always, But I am like to be very drunk With your...

1900s

Old Tunes by Sara Teasdale

Old Tunes by Sara Teasdale As the waves of perfume, heliotrope, rose, Float in the garden when no wind...
1500s

William Shakespeare Sonnet VIII

  Sonnet VIII by William Shakespeare Music to hear, why hear’st thou music sadly? Sweets with sweets war not,...
1800s

The Hero by Siegfried Sassoon

The Hero by Siegfried Sassoon “Jack fell as he’d have wished,” the Mother said, And folded up the letter...
1900s

The Letter by Amy Lowell

The Letter by Amy Lowell Little cramped words scrawling all over the paper Like draggled fly’s legs, What can...
1900s

Upstream by Carl Sandburg

Upstream by Carl Sandburg The strong men keep coming on. They go down shot, hanged, sick, broken. They live...
1800s

XXVI by Emily Dickinson

XXVI. The farthest thunder that I heard Was nearer than the sky, And rumbles still, though torrid noons Have...
1900s

March by H. P. Lovecraft

March by H. P. Lovecraft Let other bards with nobler talents sing The beauties of the mild, maturer spring....
1700s

THE LAMB by William Blake

? ?THE LAMB by William Blake ???? Little Lamb, who made thee ???? Dost thou know who made thee,...
1900s

The Send-off by Wilfred Owen

The Send-off by Wilfred Owen Down the close, darkening lanes they sang their way To the siding-shed, And lined...