Moments Of Vision
That mirror
Which makes of men a transparency,
Who holds that mirror
And bids us such a breast-bare spectacle see
.....Read complete

Thomas Hardy

Let Go Of Your Worries
Let go of your worries
and be completely clear-hearted,
like the face of a mirror
that contains no images.
.....Read complete

Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

Mirror, Mirror
A young spring-tender girl
combed her joyous hair
'You are very ugly' said the mirror.
.....Read complete

Spike Milligan

The Mirror In The Hall
The rich house had in the hall
An enormous mirror, very old;
Bought at least eighty years ago.

.....Read complete

Constantine P. Cavafy

With The Face
With the face goes a mirror
As with the mind a world.
Likeness tells the doubting eye
That strangeness is not strange.
.....Read complete

Laura (Riding) Jackson

Art Will Show To Eternity Your Soul
I am a woman, using a mirror everyday,
Like all of you, i'm seeing my reflection into it,
Even i am sad, happy, tired or bored,
What i'm seeing in my mirror it's my physical reality, my own truth.
.....Read complete

Cristina Teodor

Ernest Hyde
My mind was a mirror:
It saw what it saw, it knew what it knew.
In youth my mind was just a mirror
In a rapidly flying car,
.....Read complete

Edgar Lee Masters

Lady At A Mirror
As in sleeping-drink spices
softly she loosens in the liquid-clear
mirror her fatigued demeanor;
and she puts her smile deep inside.
.....Read complete

Rainer Maria Rilke

Hope Holds To Christ The Mind’s Own Mirror Out
Hope holds to Christ the mind's own mirror out
To take His lovely likeness more and more.
It will not well, so she would bring about
An ever brighter burnish than before
.....Read complete

Gerard Manley Hopkins

In the last glimmer of late afternoon,
burnished by the sun's oblique farewell,
a mirror shines, across an empty room,

.....Read complete

Jared Carter

The Mirror
The mirror held your fair, my Fair,
A fickle moment's space.
You looked into mine eyes, and there
For ever fixed your face.
.....Read complete

Hilaire Belloc

Your Mirror Frame
Methinks I see your mirror frame,
Ornate with photographs of them.
Place mine therein, for, all the same,
I'll have my little laughs at them.
.....Read complete

Emily Pauline Johnson

The Mirror
Into my eyes he lovingly looked,
My arms about his neck were twined,
And in the mirror of my eyes,
What but his image did he find?
.....Read complete

Yehudah HaLevi

The Mirror
SHE knew it not:รข??most perfect pain
To learn: this too she knew not. Strife
For me, calm hers, as from the first.
'Twas but another bubble burst
.....Read complete

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Before The World Was Made
If I make the lashes dark
And the eyes more bright
And the lips more scarlet,
Or ask if all be right
.....Read complete

William Butler Yeats

This Day, O Soul
THIS day, O Soul, I give you a wondrous mirror;
Long in the dark, in tarnish and cloud it lay--But the cloud has
pass'd, and the tarnish gone;
... Behold, O Soul! it is now a clean and bright mirror,
.....Read complete

Walt Whitman

Don't you care for my love? she said bitterly.

I handed her the mirror, and said:
Please address these questions to the proper person!
.....Read complete

David Herbert Lawrence

The moon in the bureau mirror
looks out a million miles
(and perhaps with pride, at herself,
but she never, never smiles)
.....Read complete

Elizabeth Bishop

The Woman Of It
Your slit so like mine:
the woman of it,
the warm womanwide of thigh,
& the comfort of it-
.....Read complete

Erica Jong

On Pallas Bathing, From A Hymn Of Callimachus
Nor oils of balmy scene produce,
Nor mirror for Minerva's use,
Ye nymphs who lave her; she, array'd
In genuine beauty, scorns their aid.
.....Read complete

William Cowper

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

Ho Xuan Huong (4 poems)
James A. Emanuel (42 poems)
Frederic Lawrence Knowles (2 poems)
Brian Merriman (1 poems)
Hew Ainslie (1 poems)
Virgil (4 poems)
Mary Alice Walton (23 poems)
William Baylebridge (5 poems)
John Mason Neale (4 poems)
Profzan Zan (0 poems)

Popular Poems

To A Canadian Aviator Who Died For His Country In France, by Duncan Campbell Scott
Inversnaid, by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Winter-Store, by Archibald Lampman
To Mrs. M. B. On Her Birthday, by Alexander Pope
To Our Lord, Upon The Water Made Wine, by Richard Crashaw
A Sorcerer Bids Farewell To Seem, by Sylvia Plath
Three Dead Friends, by James Whitcomb Riley
An Electric Sign Goes Dark, by Carl Sandburg
Pickthorn Manor: 42, by Amy Lowell
Trumpets, by Georg Trakl