Explore the Greatest Poetry

Explore the greatest poetry from the past and present. Here you’ll find the best poems of different poets, topics, categories and more to explore, learn about and read.

10 of the Best Poems About Marriage

Marriage is a topic that has been of poetic interest for centuries. On this list are a few of the best poems that discuss the pros and cons of marriage.

10 of the Best Poems about Money

This list of the best poems about money explores how poets think about wealth and materialism from different perspectives. It features the works of Charles Bukowski, W.H. Davies, Philip Larkin, Simon Armitage, and many more.

10 of the Best Poems About Motherhood 

The poems on this list take the reader through the ups and downs of motherhood, as well as the experiences children have with their loving, and sometimes troubled, mothers.

10 of the Best Poems About Music

The poems on this list represent the best music-related writing in the English language. The poets explore its emotional impact and how it evokes memory.

10 of the Best Poems about Night

On this list, readers can discover 10 of the best poems written on the subject of night. These detail the most beautiful elements and chilling fears that one might encounter.

10 of the Best Poems about Rainbows 

On this list, readers will find a few of the best poems written about rainbows. Some are lighthearted and whimsical while others are far more thoughtful and deep.

10 of the Best Poems about Sex

On this list, readers can explore 10 of the best poems ever written about the subject of sex. Some of these take an incredibly positive tone while others analyze the various complications in relationships.

10 of the Best Poems about the Heart

Here is a list of 10 heart-to-heart poems from poets ranging from William Shakespeare, Dante Alighieri, Emily Dickinson, and Dylan Thomas. These poems explore the nature of love, heartache, and hearty emotions stored within.

10 of the Best Poems for Father’s Day

On this list, readers will find ten of the best poems to read in celebration of father’s day. They explore themes of child/parent relationships, love, and generational wisdom.

10 of the Best Robert Frost Poems

On this list, readers will find ten of the best Robert Frost poems. They touch on topics like life/death, transformation, grief, and nature.

10 of the Best Rumi Poems 

Rumi, born Jalāl al-Dīn Muḥammad Rūmī, was a Persian poet, Sufi mystic, and scholar. Today, he is regarded as one of the most important poets in Persian history. 

10 of the Best Spanish Poems 

From poems like ‘Romance Sonámbulo’ to ‘Al Partir,’ the incredible poems on this list were originally written in Spanish and then translated into English.

10 of the Best Summer Poems

On this list, readers can explore ten of the best poems ever written about the summer season penned by authors as different as Mary Oliver and Claude McKay. 

10 of the Best W.H. Auden Poems 

On this list, readers will find ten of the best W.H. Auden poems. They touch on a wide variety of themes and use different poetic techniques.

10 of the Best Walt Whitman Poems

Walt Whitman is considered to be one of the most popular and influential poets of all time. Here is a look at some of his best poetic works.

10 of the Best Winter Haiku 

There is a haiku on this list for everyone—whether one takes pleasure from the winter season or finds themselves depressed by its winds, temperature, and colors.

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