Poetry Corner

Come, read to me some poem,
Some simple and heartfelt lay,
That shall soothe this restless feeling,
And banish the thoughts of day.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"The Day is Done"

Victorian couple

Walt Whitman

A noiseless patient spider

O Captain! My Captain!

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Arrow and the Song

William Shakespeare

Sonnet CXVI

The Quality of Mercy

William Wordsworth

My heart leaps up ...

Emily Dickinson

Hope is the thing with feathers ...

Because I could not stop for death

Multatuli

Ik weet niet waar ik sterven zal
(I do not know where I will die)

Rainer Maria Rilke

Ich liebe meines Wesens Dunkelstunden
(I love the dark hours of my being)

Das Lied des Bettlers
(The Song the Beggar Sings)

Charles Causley

I am the great sun

Miguel de Unamuno

Throw Yourself Like Seed

 

 

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