Dora Sigerson Shorter Poems

Dora Sigerson Shorter was an Irish poet and artist. Her collection, The Fairy Changeling and Other Poems, is dark and well-loved to this day. It features poems about eclipses, Halloween and other mysterious, haunting events. 


by Dora Sigerson Shorter

‘Wishes’ is a lovely, short poem by Dora Sigerson Shorter that includes vibrant images of nature and a wish that

Discover and learn about the greatest poetry, straight to your inbox

Start Your Perfect Poetry Journey

The Best-Kept Secrets of Poetry

Discover and learn about the greatest poetry ever straight to your inbox