Category Archives: Poems

Ode to the West Wind

By Percy Bysshe Shelley I O wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn’s being, Thou, [...]

A Psalm of Life

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow What the Heart of the Young Man Said to the Psalmist [...]

The Weight of a Word

by Kate Slaughter McKinney Have you ever thought of the weight of a word That [...]


By Robert Frost “Come with rain, O loud Southwester! Bring the singer, bring the nester; [...]

The Old Horse In The City

By Vachel Lindsay The moon’s a peck of corn.  It lies Heaped up for me [...]

The Power Of Words

Letitia Elizabeth Landon ‘Tis a strange mystery, the power of words! Life is in them, [...]

Anthem for Doomed Youth

By Wilfred Owen What passing-bells for these who die as cattle? — Only the monstrous [...]

Casey at the Bat

Ernest Lawrence Thayer  (1863 – 1940) The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville nine that [...]


– Jason Schneiderman I used to love words, but not looking them up. Now I [...]

The Rape of Persephone

(Inspired by the sculpture of “The Rape of Persephone” by Bernini, in the Villa Borghese, [...]