American Verse Project
From the University of Michigan Humanities Text Initiative and the University
of Michigan Press, this site offers a searchable electronic archive
of American poetry prior to 1920.
From PBS, this site offers poems, biographies, and sound clips
from featured poets.
Fizzy Funny Fuzzy
Welcome to the home of funny poetry by the Fizzy Funny Fuzzy poet, Gareth Lancaster.
Find out if elephants are real, what lurks within your school bag and why some
pirates shouldn't set sail!
Lots of poems to make you laugh, plus online classes and exercises
to help you write your own funny poems. From Meadowbrook Press.
The Internet Poetry Archive
Sponsored by the University of North Carolina Press and the North Carolina
Arts Council, this site features living poets from around the world.
Included are poems, audio clips, poet's comments, photographs and graphics,
biographies, and short bibliographies.
to Representative Poetry On-line
From the University of Toronto Department of English and the
University of Toronto Press, this site offers a about 2,350 English
poems by 368 poets classified by author, title, first line, and including
a timeline, glossary, calendar, and more.
Poetry for Kids
Funny children's poems and poetry books, games, contests, lessons, discussion
forums, and journals from author Ken Nesbitt.
Poets and Writers
Poets & Writers, Inc. is the primary source of information, support,
and guidance for creative writers. Founded in 1970, it is the nation's largest
nonprofit literary organization serving poets, fiction writers, and creative
Poets.org: The Academy of
From the Academy of American Poets, this site allows you to search
or browse for a poet or a poem as well as stay current with news. Additionally
you can listen to many poems read aloud.
Type in any word to get a list rhyming words and phrases.
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