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Alexander Pope

Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin

Alfred Edward Housman

Algernon Charles Swinburne

Allan Ramsay

Ambrose Bierce

Amelia Opie

Andrew Marvell

Anna LŠtitia Barbauld

Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bronte

Anne Killigrew

Aphra Behn

Cecil Frances Alexander

Charles E. Carryl

Charles Kingsley

Charles Stuart Calverley

Charlotte Bronte

Christina Georgina Rossetti

Christopher Marlowe

Daniel Decatur Emmett

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

David Bates

E. Pauline Johnson

Edgar Allan Poe

Edith Nesbit

Edmund Spenser

Edward Lear

Edward Thomas

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Emily Bronte

Emily Dickinson

Ernest Dowson

Francis Beaumont

Francis Quarles

Francis Scott Key

Gelett Burgess

Geoffrey Chaucer

George Gascoigne

Gerard Manley Hopkins

Giacomo Leopardi

Helen Hunt Jackson

Henry King

Henry Lawson

Henry Vaughan

Henry VIII

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hilaire Belloc

Isabella Valancy Crawford

James Whitcomb Riley

John Askham

John Boyle O'Reilly

John Donne

John Dryden

John Gay

John Henry Newman

John Keats

John Masefield

John McCrae

John Milton

John Newton

John Oldham

Jorge Luis Borges

Joseph Addison

Joseph Rodman Drake

Joyce Kilmer

Julian Grenfell

Katharine Lee Bates

Katherine Mansfield

Lascelles Abercrombie

Leigh Hunt

Letitia Elizabeth Landon

Lewis Carroll

Li Po

Lord Alfred Tennyson

Lord Byron

Major Henry Livingston Jr.

Mark Akenside

Mary Barber

Mary Elizabeth Coleridge

Matthew Arnold

Muriel Stuart

Nicholas Brenton

Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oscar Wilde

Paul Laurence Dunbar

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Peter Gilligan

Phillis Wheatly

Queen Elizabeth I

Raymond Knister

Richard Barnfield

Richard Harris Barham

Richard Lovelace

Robert Blair

Robert Browning

Robert Burns

Robert Frost

Robert Greene

Robert Herrick

Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert W. Service

Rudyard Kipling

Rupert Brooke

Samuel Johnson

Samuel Taylor Coleridge


Sarah Flower Adams

Sarah Teasdale

Sidney Lanier

Sir George Etherege

Sir John Suckling

Sir Thomas Wyatt

Sir Walter Raleigh

Spike Milligan

Stephen C. Foster

Stuart Macfarlane

Stuart McLean

T. S. Eliot

Thomas Bateson

Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campion

Thomas Edward Brown

Thomas Gray

Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hood

Thomas Lodge

Thomas Lord Vaux

Thomas Lovell Beddoes

Thomas Nashe

Thomas Randolph

Tu Fu


Walt Whitman

Wilfred Owen

William Allingham

William Barnes

William Blake

William Butler Yeats

William Cullen Bryant

William Henry Drummond

William Makepeace Thackeray

William Shakespeare

William Wilfred Campbell

William Wordsworth


Alfred Lord Tennyson

Christina Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dylan Thomas

E. E. Cummings

Elizabeth B. Browning

Emily Dickinson

George Herbert

Langston Hughes

Oscar Wilde

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Robert Browning

Robert Burns

Robert Frost

Robert Herrick

Shel Silverstein
Sir Walter Scott
T. S. Eliot

William Butler Yeats

William Morris

Thomas Moore

William Shakespeare

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Famous Sad Poems:


The Poor Ghost by Christina Rossetti

Our Mothers by Christina Rossetti

She died this was the way she died. by Emily Dickinson

Virtue by George Herbert

Dirge by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Funeral Blues by W.H. Auden

In A Year by Robert Browning

To Death by Robert Herrick

Bereavement by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Darkness by Lord Byron

Broken Dreams by William Butler Yeats

A Ballade of Suicide by G. K. Chesterton

A Blue Valentine by Joyce Kilmer

A Farewell to False Love by Sir Walter Raleigh

An Epitaph by Walter de la Mare

Armies in the Fire by Robert Louis Stevenson

Dejection by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray

Farewell Love by Thomas Wyatt

Her Voice by Oscar Wilde

Life by Sir Walter Raleigh

Ode on Solitude by Alexander Pope

'In Memory' by Joyce Kilmer

Tears, Idle Tears by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

The House with Nobody in it by Joyce Kilmer

The Reaper And The Flowers by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

The Soldier by Rupert Brooke

Where Shall The Lover Rest by Sir Walter Scott



Coming Soon

For Each Ecstatic Instant by Emily Dickinson

For Jane by Charles Bukowski

A Valediction Forbidding Mourning by John Donne

We play at paste by Emily Dickinson

The Heart Asks by Emily Dickinson

Who Ever Felt as I by Walter Savage Landor

I Held a Jewel by Emily Dickinson

Like the Touch of Rain by Edward Thomas

A Pity, We Were Such a Good Invention by Yehuda Amaichai

A thousand years by Lady Heguri

I loved you even now I may confess by Alexander Pushkin

Love Without Hope by Robert Graves

Aubade by Anon

It may not always be so by E. E. Cummings

A Valediction by Ernest Dowson

My life closed twice before its close by Emily Dickinson

Mother, I cannot Mind my Wheel by Sappho

Ode to a Loved One by Sappho



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Ten Poems to Change Your Life


Book Description

"In Ten Poems to Change Your Life Housden offers a unique map for the Soul's journey and encourages us to begin. Accessible, elegant, luminous, and wise, this book is Soul food."
-- Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., author of Kitchen Table Wisdom and My Grandfather's Blessings



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