Start by exploring our anthology, reading widely and deeply, before choosing your poem.
Our Poem Roulette feature is a fun way to find new poems and poets.
Ask yourself these questions to pick the right poem for you:
- Which poems do I want to read again?
- Which poems’ lines stay with me?
- Which themes or styles am I drawn to?
- What poets’ lives and work intrigue me?
Research poet biographies, poetic movements, and themes that interest you.