'Christmas' was written by one of Britain's most loved contemporary poets. An evocative poem about Christmas customs and Christian faith
Do you really love your girlfriend or wife ? Now it’s time to impress her with short and sweet love poems from the heart for your girlfriend that will make her cry.
Read the inspirational poem by Marianne Williamson, featured in the movie Coach Carter, that has reached widespread acclaim.
Pat Mora is a leader in the field of Hispanic poetry. Her poem A Voice tells of a mother who was not allowed to speak English at home yet who overcame her fears to find a voice and new freedom.
The flippant and flawed piece, "The Hymn of a Fat Woman," puts on display the cluelessness of a speaker who tries to excuse her own corpulence by demeaning slim women saints.
Brooks' poems, "The Boy Died in MyAlley," portrays the theme of evil and the accountability each individual faces in opposing it. The speaker, of course, cannot resolve the issue.
Jefferson Howard claims he fought a valiant fight. What he fought for, he never reveals. But he claims that he was a courageous and even audacious man, disdaining churched but enjoying bars.
An article examining the blend of Renaissance and Reformation elements in John Milton.