Suggest me a classic poem to read
Lorshi #recommend #classics
The Iliad, and/or The Odyssey,
The Highwayman. I love a song or poem that tells a story.
Daffodils ,William wordsworth, the road not taken by Robert frost.
Maham Quraishi, I love Daffodils
Sir Walter Scott, the Lady of the lake.
The Lady Of Shalott by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
The water lily by henry lawson
Love that poem
Down to a sunless sea 🙂
Wasteland by TS Eliot or Songs of Innocence by Blake are among my favourites
Technically Homers illiad and Odessy are poems too
The Raven, Edgar Allen Poe. I’m not a big poetry fan but I LOVE this 😍🖤
luceafarul. I really like it.
Momentos – Charlotte Bronte
Ozymandias- Percy Busshe Shelley Isabella, or the Pot of Basil- John Keats The Poison Tree- William Blake
The Raven is the greatest poem of all time 🖤
That was going to be my answer as well
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (ST Coleridge). You can also get the audio version with Richard Burton–brilliant! The Lady of Shallot (Tennyson). Both are narrative poems. One of my favourite poets is WH Auden, especially As I Walked Out One Evening, and Lullaby.
The Raven or Annabelle Lee!
The Stolen Child, WB Yeats
If by Rudger Kipling
@Mona this is one of my faves
@Deborah my second favorite poem after Daffodils
Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner
My Last Duchess – Robert Browning; Song (When I Am Dead, My Dearest) = Christina Rossetti
“Psalm of Life” Longfellow
I love this, among many others, from one of my two favourite poets Heinrich Heine (the other being Kipling): Why The Roses Are So Pale. http://www.poetry-archive.com/h/why_the_roses_are_so_pale.html
“If” by Rudyard Kipling; “The Road not Taken” by Robert Frost; “Warning” by Jenny Joseph
The Ancuent Mariner by Coleridge. The Raven by Poe.
Hound of Heaven.💖
The Raven, The Highwayman, or The Road Not Taken
Listen to @Amber, she never led me to a bad poem!
Classic as in Greek Classic or Classic as in Victor Hugo classic?
Odes of Immorality by\ Wordsworth or something by Tennyson.
Twas brillig, and and the slithy (something) outgrabe,or, the momewraths outgrabe lol, anyway, I love it
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, T.S. Eliot
Anything by Robert Frost. But here’s one: https://www.robertfrost.org/stopping-by-woods-on-a-snowy-evening.jsp
The RAVEN. Edgar Allan Poe.
Renaissance by Edna St. Vincent Millay
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Coleridge.
The ones I know are already listed. The Raven, A dream within a dream, The Road Not taken, Illiad and Odyssey ( I had to translate parts of these from Latin!) and I had to memorize Paul Revere’s ride by Longfellow in Grade school. Let’s see Dante’s Inferno, She Walks in Beauty, If, Hiawathas Childhood by Longfellow. Did anyone besides me read Leonard Nimoy’s poetry? https://www.pinterest.com/pin/344455071485930937/
The Listeners by Walter De La Mare
The Lady Of Shallot, the aforementioned The Highwayman, She Walks In Beauty, Nothing Gold Can Stay,
If by Rudyard Kipling, The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost
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