Edgar Allan Poepoems are treasured by poetry lovers, but the most famous poem of them all is
The Raven. This haunting narrative poem tells the tale of a man sitting in the
dark of night in a shadow-filled room, when all at once a tap sounds at his
door. Filled with fear and lamentation for a lost love, this poem has
enchanted readers for generations.
The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe
If Audio Poem
by Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling's If was voted England's most favorite poem by
its most favorite poet. If by Rudyard Kipling is a poem
that enchants everyone who hears it. Even people who find most audio poems too
abstract or boring fall under the spell of this Kipling poem that stands as a testament
to all man can be and ought to be.
If, by Rudyard Kipling
Kubla Khan Audio Poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Plunge into this
famous Coleridge poem that can be called a nature poem or an inspirational poem,
depending on your view; for it speaks of a mighty metaphor, a river in an
enchanted land, described with all the skill of poetry Coleridge is famed for.
And this river, so glorious and fierce, is the inspiration that the poet seeks
to describe the loveliest of visions. Visit the fairy land of this famous audio
poem and find out what the vision could have been that left such a glorious
impression in the famous poet.
Kubla Khan, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Walrus and
the Carpenter Audio Poem Lewis Carroll
Of the poems from
Alice in Wonderland,
this audio poem is perhaps the most famous and most entertaining. The Walrus and the Carpenter
by Lewis Carroll tells the tale of Innocence duped by Greed and Avarice.
Children will love the funny tale, and adults will relish the political
undertones of this witty audio poem.
The Walrus and the Carpenter, by Lewis Carroll (from
Alice in Wonderland)
Welcome Poetry Lovers!
I'm Tal Boldo (pen name, Dew Pellucid), author of The Sound and the Echoes, a lyrical, high-concept fantasy for middle grade &
young adult readers. So much of my writing style was influenced by poetry,
especially the English Romantic Poets. In
tribute, I've created this free audio poems library. I hope you visit often and stay long!
And if you think you don't like poetry, I'll shake your resolution with this
quote from the movie, Chocolat: "It's not that kind of poetry." So give
it a try!