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The most famous poems in the world of the best known writers including Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Keats, Blake and more.

Famous Sonnets Featured

10 Most Famous Sonnets by Renowned Poets

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  A sonnet is a poem of 14 lines usually written in iambic pentameter and traditionally associated with the theme of love. 13th century Italian poet Giacomo da Lentini is credited with the invention of...
Lord Byron Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Lord Byron

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  George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron (1788 – 1824), commonly known as just Lord Byron, was a British poet. He was one of the leading figures of the Romantic Movement in early 19th century...
William Shakespeare Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by William Shakespeare

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  William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language. Though he is most renowned for his plays, Shakespeare’s poetry also remains to be popular. He wrote sonnets...
Robert Frost Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Robert Frost

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  Robert Lee Frost (1874 – 1963) was an American poet who is one of the most popular and critically acclaimed poets in history. He won four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. He remains the only...
Sylvia Plath Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Sylvia Plath

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  Sylvia Plath (1932 - 1963) was an American poet who was among the leading writers of the twentieth century. She is regarded as a pioneer in the genre of Confessional poetry, a term used...
Alfred Lord Tennyson Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems of Alfred Lord Tennyson

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  Active in the nineteenth century, Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809 - 1892) was the leading poet of the Victorian age who remains one of the most renowned poets in the English language and among the...
Maya Angelou Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Maya Angelou

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  Born Marguerite Annie Johnson, Maya Angelou (1928 - 2014) was an African American writer who is most famous for her poems and seven autobiographies. She was a prolific poet who explored numerous themes in...
Edgar Allan Poe Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Edgar Allan Poe

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  Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849) was an American writer who is one of the most influential and popular figures of American literature. His poetry is famous for its dark romanticism and he often...
Langston Hughes Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by Langston Hughes

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  Active in the twentieth century, James Mercer Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967) was an African American writer most renowned for his poetry and for being the leading figure of the movement known as the...
E.E. Cummings Famous Poems Featured

10 Most Famous Poems by E.E. Cummings

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  Active in the twentieth century, Edward Estlin Cummings was an American poet who remains one of the most famous figures in English poetry. His poems on love and nature, and his erotic poetry are...

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