Top 500 Poets


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