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  1. Examples of Poems: In addition to writing many plays, William Shakespeare also wrote many sonnets. This is one of his most famous, Sonnet 130: If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. Than in the breath that from my mistress reeks. My mistress, when she walks, treads on the ground.

  2. Examples of short famous poems by famous poets such as Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Sara Teasdale. Short Funny poems by famous poets such as Ogden Nash and Shel Silverstein and short poems for children by famous poets including A. A. Milne and Christina Rossetti. 1 - 29 of 29 Sort Poems Recommended Highest Rated

    • The Raven. by Edgar Allan Poe. “Once upon a midnight dreary, While I pondered, weak and weary,”
    • Ozymandias. by Percy Bysshe Shelley. “I met a traveler from an antique land. Who said: 'Two vast and trunkless legs of stone”
    • The Road Not Taken. by Robert Frost. “Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both”
    • Annabel Lee. by Edgar Allan Poe. “It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea,”
  3. Examples of poetry in this category include: allegory - a narrative poem that uses an extended metaphor to make a point ballad - narrative poetry set to music burlesque - a mock-epic poem that tells an ordinary story in a melodramatic way epic - a lengthy poem that tells a story of heroic adventures

    • Acrostic. Acrostic poems use the first letter of every line to spell out a word or phrase. The word used is often the subject being described by the remainder of the poem.
    • Ballad. Ballads are narrative-driven poems, often written to be sung, usually but not always based in folklore. Not to be confused with a “ballade” because the English language needs to be confusing and inconvenient, as per usual.
    • Blank verse. When a poem has a strong meter but no rhyme scheme, it’s considered “blank verse.” This title especially applies to poems written in Iambic pentameter.
    • Cinquain. A cinquain is a five-line poem, though it can also refer to a five-line stanza. There are many varieties of cinquain (crown cinquain, didactic cinquain, American cinquain).
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  5. Sonnet 18. Love and Friendship by Emily Bronte. Bronte, author of Wuthering Heights, offers similes using the wild rose-briar and the holly-tree to contrast the endurance of both types of relationships. I Cannot Live Without You by Emily Dickinson.

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