Examples of online poetry



Poetry on Display: Gone Fishing is a great example of visual peotry. An optimist casts his line in search of fish ...


D. H. Lawrence: Mountain Lion

  1. A beautiful mountain lion is killed by two hunters. How does the poet feel?
  2. Where does he meet them?
  3. How did the men kill the mountain lion?
  4. What time of the year is it?

Paul McGann reads the poem - a vivid portrayal of the vulnerability of nature.


NOTE: All of the audio files are in Real Audio format. To get the free player, go to http://www.real.com/player/ and follow the links to download the basic version.

There is a lot more at BBC - Nature - Poetry, a great and easy site to find good poems.