TODAY POEMS

Magazine Girl
ALL women are lovely and radiantly fair
In the magazine pages today,
They all have a mop of luxuriant hair,
In the magazine pages today.
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Edgar Albert Guest

Nothing At All In the Paper Today
Nothing at all in the paper today!
Only a murder somewhere or other;
A girl who has put her child away,
Not being a wife as well as a mother;
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Anonymous Americas

Today Is Rebels' Day. And Yet We Work
Today is rebels' day. And yet we work√Ę??
All of us rebels, until day is done.
And when the stars come out we celebrate
A revolution that's not yet begun.
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Lesbia Harford

Today Is Sunday
Today is Sunday.
For the first time they took me out into the sun today.
And for the first time in my life I was aghast
that the sky is so far away
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Nazim Hikmet

No Doctor's Today, Thank You
They tell me that euphoria is the feeling of feeling wonderful,
well, today I feel euphorian,
Today I have the agility of a Greek god and the appetitite of a
Victorian.
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Ogden Nash

Today When You Went Up The Hill
Today when you went up the hill
And all that I could see
Was just a speck of black and white
Very far from me,
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Lesbia Harford

Today I Will Go Once Again
Today I will go once again
Into life, into haggling, into market,
And lead the army of my songs
To duel against the market tide.
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Velimir Khlebnikov

If all the griefs I am to have
1726

If all the griefs I am to have
Would only come today,
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Emily Dickinson

Sometimes I Am Too Tired
Sometimes I am too tired
To think of you.
Today was such a day,
But then I knew
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Lesbia Harford

Black Stone On Top Of A White Stone
I shall die in Paris, in a rainstorm,
On a day I already remember.
I shall die in Paris-- it does not bother me--
Doubtless on a Thursday, like today, in autumn.
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Cesar Vallejo

A Ballade Of Suicide
The gallows in my garden, people say,
Is new and neat and adequately tall.
I tie the noose on in a knowing way
As one that knots his necktie for a ball;
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G. K. Chesterton

Today or this noon
1702

Today or this noon
She dwelt so close
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Emily Dickinson

A Thought went up my mind today
701

A Thought went up my mind today-
That I have had before-
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Emily Dickinson

Waiting For The Barbarians
What are we waiting for, assembled in the forum?

The barbarians are due here today.
Why isn't anything happening in the senate?
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Constantine P. Cavafy

The Widow's Lament In Springtime
Sorrow is my own yard
where the new grass
flames as it has flamed
often before but not
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William Carlos Williams

The Widow’s Lament In Springtime
Sorrow is my own yard
where the new grass
flames as it has flamed
often before but not
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William Carlos Williams

Today
TODAY is mine. Tomorrow may not come.
Next week, next year, I may not live to see;
This hour I have. It is enough for me
To make by smiles, or mar by being glum.
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Edgar Albert Guest

Hooray Say The Roses
hooray say the roses, today is blamesday
and we are red as blood.

hooray say the roses, today is Wednesday
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Charles Bukowski

It’s all I have to bring today
26

It's all I have to bring today-
This, and my heart beside-
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Emily Dickinson

I Didn'T Go To Church Today
I didn't go to church today,
I trust the Lord to understand.
The surf was swirling blue and white,
The children swirling on the sand.
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Ogden Nash

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