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Our Prayer of Thanks

Our Prayer of Thanks by Carl Sandburg  For the gladness here where the sun is shining at evening on the weeds at the river, Our prayer of...

The Haunted Palace

The Haunted Palace By Edgar Allen Poe, 1839 In the greenest of our valleys     By good angels tenanted,  Once a fair and stately palace-     Radiant palace- reared its head.  In...

Drinkin’ from My Saucer

Drinkin' from My Saucer I've never made a fortune And it's prob'ly too late now; But I don't worry 'bout that much, I'm happy anyhow! And as I go...

For Example

For Example By Adrienne Rich November 23, 1963 Sometimes you meet an old man whose fist isn't clenched blue-white. Someone like that old poet whose grained palm once travelled the bodies...

My Life had stood – a Loaded Gun

My Life had stood - a Loaded Gun (764) BY EMILY DICKINSON   My Life had stood - a Loaded Gun - In Corners - till a Day The...

Artist’s Life

Artist's Life By Ella Wheeler Wilcox Of all the waltzes the great Strauss wrote, mad with melody, rhythm--rife From the very first to the final note, Give me his...

A Successful Woman

Note: This poem is the property of Office Depot, Inc. and was written by Krista Koontz Martinelli.

I Hear You

I Hear You By Bryan Hayes © 2016 Just because you speak, Doesn’t mean you are heard. Just because you are heard, Doesn’t mean you are understood. Just because you are...

The Arrow and the Song

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For, so swiftly it flew, the sight Could not follow...

Barter

Barter By Sara Teasdale Life has loveliness to sell, All beautiful and splendid things, Blue waves whitened on a cliff, Soaring fire that sways and sings, And children's faces looking...