Top 500 Poets


  1. 1
    poet William Shakespeare William Shakespeare
    (403 poems)
  2. 2
    poet Robert Frost Robert Frost
    (191 poems)
  3. 3
    poet Emily Dickinson Emily Dickinson
    (1232 poems)
  4. 4
    poet Maya Angelou Maya Angelou
    (52 poems)
  5. 5
    poet Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda
    (145 poems)
  6. 6
    poet William Wordsworth William Wordsworth
    (386 poems)
  7. 7
    poet Langston Hughes Langston Hughes
    (104 poems)
  8. 8
    poet William Blake William Blake
    (139 poems)
  9. 9
    poet Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore
    (216 poems)
  10. 10
    poet Shel Silverstein Shel Silverstein
    (224 poems)
  11. 11
    poet John Keats John Keats
    (217 poems)
  12. 12
    poet Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe
    (69 poems)
  13. 13
    poet Wilfred Owen Wilfred Owen
    (82 poems)
  14. 14
    poet Charles Bukowski Charles Bukowski
    (151 poems)
  15. 15
    poet Edgar Albert Guest Edgar Albert Guest
    (974 poems)
  16. 16
    poet Roald Dahl Roald Dahl
    (27 poems)
  17. 17
    poet Walt Whitman Walt Whitman
    (393 poems)
  18. 18
    poet Derek Walcott Derek Walcott
    (29 poems)
  19. 19
    poet Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
    (41 poems)
  20. 20
    poet Rudyard Kipling Rudyard Kipling
    (549 poems)
  21. 21
    poet Benjamin Zephaniah Benjamin Zephaniah
    (21 poems)
  22. 22
    poet Roger McGough Roger McGough
    (17 poems)
  23. 23
    poet Ogden Nash Ogden Nash
    (126 poems)
  24. 24
    poet Robert Burns Robert Burns
    (512 poems)
  25. 25
    poet Henry Wadsworth Longfello Henry Wadsworth Longfello
    (529 poems)
  26. 26
    poet Sarojini Naidu Sarojini Naidu
    (51 poems)
  27. 27
    poet Christina Georgina Rosset Christina Georgina Rosset
    (320 poems)
  28. 28
    poet William Butler Yeats William Butler Yeats
    (399 poems)
  29. 29
    poet Robert William Service Robert William Service
    (836 poems)
  30. 30
    poet Sylvia Plath Sylvia Plath
    (250 poems)
  31. 31
    poet Michael Rosen Michael Rosen
    (3 poems)
  32. 32
    poet Khalil Gibran Khalil Gibran
    (81 poems)
  33. 33
    poet Henry Lawson Henry Lawson
    (501 poems)
  34. 34
    poet Alfred Lord Tennyson Alfred Lord Tennyson
    (193 poems)
  35. 35
    poet Dylan Thomas Dylan Thomas
    (100 poems)
  36. 36
    poet Carl Sandburg Carl Sandburg
    (457 poems)
  37. 37
    poet Robert Browning Robert Browning
    (147 poems)
  38. 38
    poet Robert Louis Stevenson Robert Louis Stevenson
    (239 poems)
  39. 39
    poet Percy Bysshe Shelley Percy Bysshe Shelley
    (324 poems)
  40. 40
    poet Simon Armitage Simon Armitage
    (12 poems)
  41. 41
    poet Billy Collins Billy Collins
    (52 poems)
  42. 42
    poet Jack Prelutsky Jack Prelutsky
    (16 poems)
  43. 43
    poet Paul Laurence Dunbar Paul Laurence Dunbar
    (424 poems)
  44. 44
    poet Spike Milligan Spike Milligan
    (51 poems)
  45. 45
    poet Lewis Carroll Lewis Carroll
    (81 poems)
  46. 46
    poet Anne Sexton Anne Sexton
    (188 poems)
  47. 47
    poet Matsuo Basho Matsuo Basho
    (114 poems)
  48. 48
    poet Rainer Maria Rilke Rainer Maria Rilke
    (127 poems)
  49. 49
    poet Gwendolyn Brooks Gwendolyn Brooks
    (39 poems)
  50. 50
    poet Banjo Paterson Banjo Paterson
    (284 poems)