In addition to the poetry rotation suggested by Ambleside Online, we have a Poetry Tea-Time once a week.  We have many favorites; a few listed below.  More info from Bravewriter on Tuesday Teatimes.

Robert Burns (1759-1796)

For Auld Lang Syne
O, My Luve is Like a Red, Red Rose

Lord Byron (1788-1824)

She Walks in Beauty

John Clare (1793-1864)

The Instinct of Hope

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)

Kubla Khan

John Keats (1795-1821)

A Thing of Beauty

Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

When the Lamp is Shattered

William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849)

A Dream Within a Dream

Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)

The Walrus and the Carpenter
The Hunting of the Snark
How Doth the Little Crocodile

Eugene Field (1850-1895)

The Duel
The Dinky Bird
Little Blue Pigeon
The Flyaway Horse
The Sugar Plum Tree
Wynken, Blynken and Nod

William Ernest Henley (1849-1903)

O Gather Me the Rose
Over the Hills and Far Away

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894)

Summer Sun
The Swing
Land of Nod
Foreign Lands
My Shadow
Pirate Story
The Little Land
The Land of Counterpane
Winter Time

Robert Frost (1874-1963)

Fire and Ice
The Road Not Taken
Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening

JRR Tolkien (1892-1973)

Over the Misty Mountains Cold

Langston Hughes (1902-1967)


Maya Angelou (1928-2014)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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