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Reading broadens the mind takes you on a journey encouraging life-long learnings Enjoy!Rate it

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A Dream, After Reading Dante's Episode Of Paolo And Francesca
John Keats
As Hermes once took to his feathers light, When lulled Argus, baffled, swooned and slept, So on a Delphic reed, my idle spright So played, so charm...Rate it

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A Prayer For Grace In Death. First Reading.
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni
S' avvien che spesso. What though strong love of life doth flatter me With hope of yet more years on earth to stay, Death none the less dra...Rate it

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A Prayer For Grace In Death. Second Reading.
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni
Parmi che spesso. Ofttimes my great desire doth flatter me With hope on earth yet many years to stay: Still Death, the more I love it, day ...Rate it

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A Reading Of Life--The Test Of Manhood
George Meredith
Like a flood river whirled at rocky banks, An army issues out of wilderness, With battle plucking round its ragged flanks; Obstruction in the van; ...Rate it

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A Reading Of Life--The Vital Choice
George Meredith
I. Or shall we run with Artemis Or yield the breast to Aphrodite? Both are mighty; Both give bliss; Each can torture if divided; Each claims worsh...Rate it

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A Reading Of Life--With The Huntress
George Meredith
Through the water-eye of night, Midway between eve and dawn, See the chase, the rout, the flight In deep forest; oread, faun, Goat-foot, antlers la...Rate it

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A Reading Of Life--With The Persuader
George Meredith
Who murmurs, hither, hither: who Where nought is audible so fills the ear? Where nought is visible can make appear A veil with eyes that waver thro...Rate it

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A Thought or Two on Reading Pomfret's
James Henry Leigh Hunt
I have been reading Pomfret's "Choice" this spring, A pretty kind of--sort of--kind of thing, Not much a verse, and poem none at all, Yet, as th...Rate it

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Addressed To Miss Macartney, Afterwards Mrs. Greville, On Reading The Prayer For Indifference
William Cowper
And dwells there in a female heart, By bounteous heaven design'd The choicest raptures to impact, To feel the most refined; Dwells there a wish i...Rate it

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After a Reading of “Darkwater”
Elizabeth Curtis Holman
I did not think... I did not know... What pale excuse is this I make In answer to my brother’s woe, Age-long, for deep injustice sake! Acros...Rate it

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After Reading "Antony And Cleopatra"
Robert Louis Stevenson
AS when the hunt by holt and field Drives on with horn and strife, Hunger of hopeless things pursues Our spirits throughout life. The sea's roar f...Rate it

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After Reading Keats
Charles Hanson Towne
Down his great corridors of sumptuous sound Today I wandered once again. Each word Seemed like the lyric rapture of a bird Singing in Spring a-bove...Rate it

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After Reading Trollope's History Of Florence
Eugene Field
My books are on their shelves again And clouds lie low with mist and rain. Afar the Arno murmurs low The tale of fields of melting snow. List to th...Rate it

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An Ode, On Reading Mr. Richardson's History Of Sir Charles Grandison
William Cowper
Say, ye apostate and profane, Wretches, who blush not to disdain Allegiance to your God,-- Did e'er your idly wasted love Of virtue for her sake re...Rate it

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And Thanks So Much For Reading
David Smith
Seven hundred ninty Is the current number of poems That i'm listed on this here web-site As the numbers will or haven't stopped The poems,storie...Rate it

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At a Reading
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
The spare professor, grave and bald, Began his paper. It was called, I think, "A Brief Historic Glance At Russia, Germany, and France." A glanc...Rate it

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Book reading
Amir Samji
It provides fuel to your thoughts to burn Helps to come out from dark like a sun You face the situation, don't take U turn Nothing to loose, has so...Rate it

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Book reading and kindle
Uma Natarajan
On many occasions my children Suggested a new vision Adviced me to switch to kindle So that with easy reading I can mingle I reluctantly refused as...Rate it

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hey if you’re reading
I’m sorry if you’re reading this. I didn’t expect you to read this, hell I didn’t expect anybody to see this. I wish it didn’t have to end this wa...Rate it

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In the Reading-Room of the British Museum
Louise Imogen Guiney
Praised be the moon of books! that doth above A world of men, the fallen Past behold, And fill the spaces else so void and cold To make a very h...Rate it

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Lines on Reading Frank J. Wilstach's
Franklin P. Adams
As neat as wax, as good as new, As true as steel, as truth is true, Good as a sermon, keen as hate, Full as a tick, and fixed as fate-- Brief a...Rate it

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Lines On Reading Too Many Poets
Dorothy Parker
Roses, rooted warm in earth, Bud in rhyme, another age; Lilies know a ghostly birth Strewn along a patterned page; Golden lad and chimbley sw...Rate it

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Occasion'd By Reading The Memoirs Of Anne Of Austria
Mary Barber
Ye heedless Fair, who pass the live--long Day, In Dress and Scandal, Gallantry and Play; Who thro' new Scenes of Pleasure hourly run, Whilst Life's...Rate it

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On Reading A Dictacted Letter
Sydney Thompson Dobell
Dear Friend, methinks when thus thy plenary soul Speaks from yon pale default that lies so low, The hale and stalwart by thy couch must know Such f...Rate it

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