Short Poetry Collection 236

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This is a collection of 43 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for January 2023.

Note: The poem in Section 27, "On a Lady's presenting a Sprig of Myrtle to a Gentleman", was attributed to James Hammond in The Union, but other sources attribute it to Samuel Johnson.
(1 hr 41 min)


After Rain 2:16 Read by Larry Wilson
The Author to Her Book 1:57 Read by Paula Messina
The Ballad of Bouillabaisse 5:08 Read by Mark Leder
Beethoven 1:40 Read by Dale Grothmann
Blizzard 0:44 Read by quartertone
Brown Penny 1:12 Read by Bryn Roberts
The Child in the Garden 1:05 Read by Ike Sherr
Dance 0:33 Read by Winston Tharp
Delight in God 3:13 Read by Larry Wilson
Dirge 0:36 Read by Michael MacTaggert
Don't You See? 1:26 Read by Rob E. Brown
Epilogue (from Clarel) 2:21 Read by Larry Wilson
Epipsychidion 29:47 Read by Arden
Epitaph on a Young Lady 0:56 Read by Newgatenovelist
Eschatological Sonnet 1:20 Read by Bruce Kachuk
A Fountain Sealed 0:57 Read by Michael MacTaggert
God Bless you dear, today 1:25 Read by Ike Sherr
The Heart of the Sourdough 2:21 Read by stepheather
How Do I Love Thee 1:17 Read by valroth
Kate of Aberdeen 1:42 Read by Ike Sherr
The Long Hill 0:54 Read by Chris Pyle
Malvern Hill 2:20 Read by Mark Leder
The New Moon 0:54 Read by Sarah Carter
A New Year 1:19 Read by stepheather
O dreamy, gloomy, friendly Trees 1:07 Read by Bryn Roberts
An Old House 2:12 Read by Dale Grothmann
On a Lady's presenting a Sprig of Myrtle to a Gentleman 1:29 Read by mleigh
Only a matter of time 1:35 Read by quartertone
Pain 0:40 Read by Sarah Carter
Parable of the Old Men and the Young 1:29 Read by mleigh
The Patrol 1:25 Read by Bruce Kachuk
The Road Not Taken 1:24 Read by valroth
The Sheaves 1:15 Read by Winston Tharp
Skipper Ireson's Ride 5:41 Read by Mark Leder
The Swamp 1:25 Read by Dale Grothmann
Sympathy 1:27 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Thoughts on Midnight 4:03 Read by Newgatenovelist
Three Generations of Kisses 1:23 Read by mleigh
Transition 0:54 Read by Michael MacTaggert
The Unseen 0:51 Read by Sarah Carter
Winter Remembered 1:25 Read by Winston Tharp
With Jockey to the Fair 2:00 Read by stepheather
Written Extempore on the Sea-shore 1:54 Read by Newgatenovelist