A Dream by Matthew Aronold

A Dream by Matthew Aronold

A Dream by Matthew Aronold Was it a dream? We sail'd, I thought we sail'd, Martin and I, down the green Alpine stream, Border'd, each bank, with pines; the morning…
On Imagination by Phillis Wheatley

On Imagination by Phillis Wheatley

On Imagination by Phillis Wheatley Thy various works, imperial queen, we see, How bright their forms! how deck'd with pomp by thee! Thy wond'rous acts in beauteous order stand, And…
THE LAMB by William Blake

THE LAMB by William Blake

? ?THE LAMB by William Blake ???? Little Lamb, who made thee ???? Dost thou know who made thee, ?? Gave thee life, and bid thee feed ?? By the…
Christmas in the Olden Time by Walter Scott

Christmas in the Olden Time by Walter Scott

  Christmas in the Olden Time by Walter Scott On Christmas-eve the bells were rung; The damsel donned her kirtle sheen; The hall was dressed with holly green; Forth to…
A Christmas Carol by Christina G. Rossetti

A Christmas Carol by Christina G. Rossetti

A Christmas Carol by Christina G. Rossetti In the bleak mid-winter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow,…
Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats

Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats

? Ode to a Nightingale ?by John Keats 1. My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk, Or emptied some dull…
Amazing Grace by John Newton

Amazing Grace by John Newton

An amazing fact about this poem is that Newton was a slave ship captain who became a minister. He claimed god had saved him from a wreched life. The music…
Farewell to the Muse by Sir Walter Scott

Farewell to the Muse by Sir Walter Scott

? Sir Walter Scott???( 1771 ? 1832) Farewell to the Muse ?by Sir Walter Scott? ? ?? ? ? Enchantress, farewell, who so oft hast decoy'd me, At the close…
THE SICK ROSE by William Blake

THE SICK ROSE by William Blake

William Blake THE SICK ROSE ? ? O rose, thou art sick! ???? The invisible worm, ?? That flies in the night, ???? In the howling storm, ?? Has found…
The Concord Hymn by Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Concord Hymn by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson??( 1803 ? 1882) The Concord Hymn Ralph Waldo Emerson (1837) By the rude bridge that arched the flood, ???? Their flag to April's breeze unfurled; Here once…
A Poison Tree by William Blake

A Poison Tree by William Blake

A Poison Tree by William Blake ? I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe: I told it…
EPITAPH ON A HARE by William Cowper

EPITAPH ON A HARE by William Cowper

William Cowper (1731-1800) EPITAPH ON A HARE by William Cowper Here lies, whom hound did ne'er pursue, Nor swifter greyhound follow, Whose foot ne'er tainted morning dew, Nor ear heard…
THE GIFT by Oliver Goldsmith

THE GIFT by Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774) THE GIFT by Oliver Goldsmith TO IRIS, IN BOW STREET, CONVENT GARDEN SAY, cruel IRIS, pretty rake, Dear mercenary beauty, What annual offering shall I make, Expressive…
Ode to Pity by Jane Austen

Ode to Pity by Jane Austen

Jane Austen (1775-1817) Ode to Pity by Jane Austen 1 Ever musing I delight to tread The Paths of honour and the Myrtle Grove Whilst the pale Moon her beams…
On Virtue– Phillis Wheatley

On Virtue– Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley was born in 1753. She was the first African American to have works published in the United States.