ROSE POEMS

The Rose Family
The rose is a rose,
And was always a rose.
But the theory now goes
That the apple's a rose,
.....Read complete

Robert Frost

May-Rose (For A Birthday: May 20)
On this day to life she came-
May-Rose, my May-Rose!
With scented breeze, with flowered flame,
She touched the earth and took her name
.....Read complete

George Parsons Lathrop

The Rose
We love the land when the world goes round,
And deep, deep down in her thorny ground,
Where nobody comes, and nobody knows,
We love the Rose. Oh! we love the Rose.
.....Read complete

Henry Lawson

Song Of The Rose
F Zeus chose us a King of the flowers in his mirth,
He would call to the rose, and would royally crown it;
For the rose, ho, the rose! is the grace of the earth,
Is the light of the plants that are growing upon it!
.....Read complete

Sappho

Sea Rose
Rose, harsh rose,
marred and with stint of petals,
meagre flower, thin,
sparse of leaf,
.....Read complete

Hilda Doolittle

Sea Rose
Rose, harsh rose
marred and with stint of petals,
meagre flower, thin,
sparse of leaf,
.....Read complete

H. D.

A White Rose
The red rose whispers of passion,
And the white rose breathes of love;
O the red rose is a falcon,
And the white rose is a dove.
.....Read complete

John Boyle O’Reilly

The White Rose
The red rose whispers of passion,
And the white rose breathes of love;
O, the red rose is a falcon,
And the white rose is a dove.
.....Read complete

John Boyle O'Reilly

The Little Native Rose
There is a lasting little flower,
That everybody knows,
Yet none has thought to think about
The little Native Rose.
.....Read complete

Henry Lawson

Rubaiyat 16
This rose is from the dust of one like me.
His joy within the rose, thus I can see.
My companion and confidant it is, because
The colorful rose brings the sweet scent of he.
.....Read complete

Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

Rubaiyat 33
Beauty of the rose you eclipse,
Every bud quietly away slips.
How can the rose compete with you?
Rose shines in moonlight, moon in your grips.
.....Read complete

Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

The December Rose
Here's a rose that blows for Chloe,
Fair as ever a rose in June was,
Now the garden's silent, snowy,
Where the burning summer noon was.
.....Read complete

Edith Nesbit

The December Rose
Here's a rose that blows for Chloe,
Fair as ever a rose in June was,
Now the garden's silent, snowy,
Where the burning summer noon was.
.....Read complete

E. (Edith) Nesbit

The Wedding Of The Rose And The Lotos
The wide Pacific waters
And the Atlantic meet.
With cries of joy they mingle,
In tides of love they greet.
.....Read complete

Vachel Lindsay

The Grave And The Rose
The Grave said to the Rose,
"What of the dews of dawn,
Love's flower, what end is theirs?"
"And what of spirits flown,
.....Read complete

Victor Marie Hugo

O Gather Me The Rose
O gather me the rose, the rose,
While yet in flower we find it,
For summer smiles, but summer goes,
And winter waits behind it.
.....Read complete

William Ernest Henley

Mauve, Black, And Rose
Mauve, black, and rose,
The veils of the jewel, and she, the jewel, a rose.

First, the pallor of mauve,
.....Read complete

Arthur Symons

The Rose
}
};


.....Read complete

Gabriela Mistral

The Last Rose
‘O which is the last rose?'
A blossom of no name.
At midnight the snow came;
At daybreak a vast rose,
.....Read complete

John Davidson

The Mystery
He came and took me by the hand
Up to a red rose tree,
He kept His meaning to Himself
But gave a rose to me.
.....Read complete

Ralph Hodgson

Poems About

alone, america, angel, anger, baby, beach, beautiful, beauty, believe, brother, butterfly, car, change, chicago, childhood, cinderella, courage, crazy, dance, daughter, death, depression, dream, family, fire, freedom, friend, future, girl, god, graduation, greed, haiku, happiness, happy, heaven, hero, home, hope, identity, joy, june, kiss, laughter, life, lonely, loss, lost, love, marriage, memory, mirror, money, mother, murder, music, nature, night, paris, passion, peace, poverty, power, racism, rain, remember, respect, river, rose, school, sick, sister, sleep, soldier, song, sonnet, spring, star, success, summer, sun, swimming, sympathy, time, together, travel, trust, truth, war, work,

Popular Poets

Anne Bradstreet (17 poems)
Louis Macneice (1 poems)
Katherine Mansfield (0 poems)
James Joyce (50 poems)
William Topaz McGonagall (0 poems)
Thomas Traherne (1 poems)
John Lydgate (1 poems)
Francis Mahony (1 poems)
Christopher Smart (14 poems)
Sir Aubrey De Vere (1 poems)

Popular Poems

To Mary, by William Wordsworth
The Canterbury Tales; The Maunciples Tale, by Geoffrey Chaucer
Hymn 69, by Isaac Watts
Maurine: Part 02 - Song 01, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Indskrift paa en ny Bygning, by Hans Christian Andersen
God Whose Gifts In Gracious Flood, by Victor Marie Hugo
The Wreck Of The Abercrombie Robinson, by William Topaz McGonagall
A Commonplace Song, by George Essex Evans
The Gaudy Flower, by Ann Taylor
Day, by James Thomson