Short Poetry by Popular Famous Poets

 Poet
1 William Wordsworth
2 Oscar Wilde
3 William Shakespeare
4 Emily Dickinson
5 Maya Angelou
6 Rabindranath Tagore
7 Robert Frost
8 Langston Hughes
9 Walt Whitman
10 Shel Silverstein
11 William Blake
12 Sylvia Plath
13 Pablo Neruda
14 Alfred Lord Tennyson
15 Rudyard Kipling
16 Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
17 William Butler Yeats
18 Tupac Shakur
19 Sandra Cisneros
20 Alice Walker
21 Charles Bukowski
22 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
23 Muhammad Ali
24 Sarojini Naidu
25 Christina Rossetti
26 Billy Collins
27 Carol Ann Duffy
28 Edgar Allan Poe
29 John Donne
30 John Keats
31 Nikki Giovanni
32 Ralph Waldo Emerson
33 Raymond Carver
34 Thomas Hardy
35 Ogden Nash
36 Lewis Carroll
37 Mark Twain
38 Spike Milligan
39 Anne Sexton
40 Carl Sandburg
41 Elizabeth Barrett Browning
42 Alexander Pushkin
43 Henry David Thoreau
44 Percy Bysshe Shelley
45 Victor Hugo
46 George (Lord) Byron
47 Roger McGough
48 Gary Soto
49 Sara Teasdale
50 Thunchaththu Ramanujan Ezhuthachan

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by Yosa Buson

Old well

 Old well,
a fish leaps--
 dark sound.


by Yosa Buson

Sparrow singing

 Sparrow singing--
its tiny mouth
 open.


by Emily Dickinson

Society for me my misery

 Society for me my misery
Since Gift of Thee --


by Yosa Buson

Evening wind

 Evening wind:
water laps
 the heron's legs.


by Emily Dickinson

The competitions of the sky

 The competitions of the sky
Corrodeless ply.


by Yosa Buson

Blow of an ax

 Blow of an ax,
pine scent,
the winter woods.


by Emily Dickinson

Is Immortality a bane

 Is Immortality a bane
That men are so oppressed?


by Emily Dickinson

All things swept sole away

 All things swept sole away
This -- is immensity --


by Yosa Buson

The old man

 The old man
cutting barley--
bent like a sickle.


by Emily Dickinson

Winter under cultivation

 Winter under cultivation
Is as arable as Spring.


by Yosa Buson

A bat flits

 A bat flits
in moonlight
above the plum blossoms.


by Yosa Buson

They end their flight

 They end their flight
one by one---
crows at dusk.


by Emily Dickinson

Soft as the massacre of Suns

 Soft as the massacre of Suns
By Evening's Sabres slain


by Emily Dickinson

A Letter is a joy of Earth --

 A Letter is a joy of Earth --
It is denied the Gods --


by Yosa Buson

Buying leeks

 Buying leeks
and walking home
 under the bare trees.


by Emily Dickinson

A Dimple in the Tomb

 A Dimple in the Tomb
Makes that ferocious Room
A Home --


by Yosa Buson

Early summer rain

 Early summer rain--
houses facing the river,
 two of them


by Emily Dickinson

Defrauded I a Butterfly --

 Defrauded I a Butterfly --
The lawful Heir -- for Thee --


by Yosa Buson

Blown from the west

 Blown from the west,
fallen leaves gather
 in the east.


by Yosa Buson

The end of spring

 The end of spring--
the poet is brooding
 about editors.


by Yosa Buson

Coolness

 Coolness--
the sound of the bell
 as it leaves the bell.


by Emily Dickinson

Be Mine the Doom --

 Be Mine the Doom --
Sufficient Fame --
To perish in Her Hand!


by Yosa Buson

His Holiness the Abbot

 His Holiness the Abbot
is shitting
in the withered fields.


by Yosa Buson

Calligraphy of geese

 Calligraphy of geese
against the sky--
 the moon seals it.


by Yosa Buson

Straw sandal half sunk

 Straw sandal half sunk
in an old pond
 in the sleety snow.


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