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Famous Annulling Poems by Famous Poets

These are examples of famous Annulling poems written by some of the greatest and most-well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous annulling poems. These examples illustrate what a famous annulling poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate).

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by Browning, Robert
...arned 'Nor Jove, nor Mars;
Mine be some figured flame which blends, transcends them all!'

Not for such hopes and fears
Annulling youth's brief years,
Do I remonstrate: folly wide the mark!
Rather I prize the doubt
Low kinds exist without,
Finished and finite clods, untroubled by a spark.

Poor vaunt of life indeed,
Were man but formed to feed
On joy, to solely seek and find and feast:
Such feasting ended, then
As sure an end to men;
Irks care the crop-full bird? Frets do...Read More

by Masefield, John

Her mates and boys were working her; we stared. 
What was the reason of this strange return, 
This third annulling of the thing prepared? 
No outward evil could our eyes discern. 

Only like one who having formed a plan 
Beyond the pitch of common minds, she sailed, 
Mocked and deserted by the common man, 
Made half divine to me for having failed. 

We learned the reason soon: below the town 
A stay had parted like a snapping reed, 
"Warning," the men t...Read More

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