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Literature
24.5k votersThe Greatest Poets of All TimeWho are the best poets of all time? It includes poets such as Maya Angelou, Langston Hughes, William Shakespeare, and Sylvia Plath...
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710 votersFunny Haikus That Show How Great Things Come In Small PackagesWhile many poems beat around the bush for multiple stanzas, the funniest haikus on the internet get right to the point. Relying o...
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30.4k votersThe Best Short Poems to MemorizeWhat is the best short poem to memorize? This list includes great poems that are easy to memorize such as "Dream within a Dream," ...
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55 votersThe Best Movies Based on PoemsFrom epic tales of war and romance to beloved animated musicals, this list includes information about the best movies based on poe...
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548 votersThe Best Epic Poems of All TimeWhat are the best epic poems of all time? This list includes classic epic poems such as The Odyssey, The Iliad, Paradise Lost, and...
Culture
774 votersThe Best Short Rhyming PoetryNot all poems have to rhyme. But the best short rhyming poems are examples of why the classic style is still so universal. These s...
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75 votersThe Best Short (And Sweet) Love PoemsWhat better way to show your amore how much you care than with a love poem? These short love poems get right to the heart of the m...
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63 votersThe Best Little Poems For Little OnesSome of these short poems for kids rhyme. A few of them are really silly, while others attempt to teach important life lessons in ...
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381 votersThe Best Poems For Kids To ReadWhat are the best children’s poems of all time? This list includes the best kids poems such as "The Raven," "The Boa Constrictor,"...
William Shakespeare
316 votersThe Best of William Shakespeare's SonnetsWhich are the best of Shakespeare's sonnets? This list includes the best of The Bard's 154 sonnets. These are all poems that deal ...
England
7.1k votersThe Best English Poets of All TimeWho is the best English poet? From the Renaissance, to the Jacobean era, to the Restoration, to the modern day, great English poet...
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6.2k votersThe Best Poets of the 20th CenturyWho are the best 20th century poets? This list includes great poets from the 20th century such as Maya Angelou, T.S. Eliot, James ...
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907 votersThe Best Female Poets of All TimeWho are the best female poets? This list includes great female poets such as Maya Angelou, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Sylvia Plat...
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421 votersThe Best Romantic Era PoetsWho are the best poets from the Romantic Era? This list includes the greatest Romantic Era poets such as John Keats, Elizabeth Bar...
Poets
14.7k views10 Transgender Poets You Should KnowThe field of poetry is highly diverse and many popular poets are transgender. The best transgender poets come in many forms. Some ...
Culture
286 votersThe Greatest Love Poems Ever WrittenWhat are the best love poems of all time? This list includes great love poems such as "Sonnet 116," "To Althea from Prison," "The ...
Literature
4.6k votersThe Greatest Poems Ever WrittenWhat is the best poem of all time? This list includes the best poems of all time such as "The Raven," "Daddy," "O Captain! My Capt...
Poets
2.9k votersThe Best American PoetsWho is the best American poet? This list includes poets such as William Faulkner, Emily Dickinson, Maya Angelou, and Robert Frost....
French Language
319 votersThe Best French Language Poets of All TimeWho is the best French poet? This list includes the greats of French poetrly, with poets such as Victor Hugo, Jean de la Fontaine,...