Category Archive: Famous Poets

Blog posts that contain bio's or poetry by famous poets.

Feb 07

Famous Poem: The Kiss By Sara Teasdale

The Kiss I hoped that he would love me, And he has kissed my mouth, But I am like a stricken bird That cannot reach the south. For though I know he loves me, To-night my heart is sad; His kiss was not so wonderful As all the dreams I had. By Sara Teasdale

Feb 05

Famous Poem: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe

Annabel Lee It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEE; And this maiden she lived with no other thought Than to love and be loved by me. I was a child and she was …

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Feb 04

Famous Poem: The Cat And The Moon by William Butler Yeats

The Cat and the Moon The cat went here and there And the moon spun round like a top, And the nearest kin of the moon, The creeping cat, looked up. Black Minnaloushe stared at the moon, For, wander and wail as he would, The pure cold light in the sky Troubled his animal blood. …

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Jan 28

Famous Poem: Cats Dream by Pablo Neruda

  Cats Dream How neatly a cat sleeps, Sleeps with its paws and its posture, Sleeps with its wicked claws, And with its unfeeling blood, Sleeps with ALL the rings a series Of burnt circles which have formed The odd geology of its sand-colored tail. I should like to sleep like a cat, With all …

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Jun 22

Alone by Edgar Allen Poe

Alone From childhood’s hour I have not been As others were; I have not seen As others saw; I could not bring My passions from a common spring. From the same source I have not taken My sorrow; I could not awaken My heart to joy at the same tone; And all I loved, I …

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