Spring Poems

Popular Spring Poems
Still I Rise
by Maya Angelou

You may write me down in history
With your bitter, twisted lies,
You may tread me in the very dirt
But still, like dust, I'll rise.

Does my sassiness upset you?
Why are you beset with gloom?
'Cause I walk like I've got oil wells
Pumping in my living room.


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Alone
by Edgar Allan Poe

From childhood's hour I have not been
As others were; I have not seen
As others saw; I could not bring
My passions from a common spring.
From the same source I have not taken
My sorrow; I could not awaken
My heart to joy at the same tone;
And all I loved, I loved alone.
Then- in my childhood, in the dawn
Of a most stormy life- was drawn

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Lighting One Candle
by Yosa Buson

Lighting one candle
with another candle--
spring evening.
Translated by Robert Hass

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Hymn To Pan
by Aleister Crowley

Thrill with lissome lust of the light,
O man ! My man !
Come careering out of the night
Of Pan ! Io Pan .
Io Pan ! Io Pan ! Come over the sea
From Sicily and from Arcady !
Roaming as Bacchus, with fauns and pards
And nymphs and styrs for thy guards,
On a milk-white ass, come over the sea
To me, to me,

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Ode Written In The Beginning Of The Year 1746
by William Collins

How sleep the brave, who sink to rest,
By all their country's wishes blest!
When Spring, with dewy fingers cold,
Returns to deck their hallowed mould,
She there shall dress a sweeter sod
Than Fancy's feet have ever trod.
By fairy hands their knell is rung;
By forms unseen their dirge is sung;
There Honour comes, a pilgrim grey,
To bless the turf that wraps their clay;

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Recent Spring Poems
The Wednesday Wind
by Evelyn Judy Buehler

rosy redbird skies
wednesday wind tosses tulips
plump pink peonies

days greener than green
wren visits my windowsill
magnolia scents

springtime's come again
with the snapdragon fridays

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Hyacinths and Daffodils
by Evelyn Judy Buehler

Sleeping beauty has reawakened, and it is springtime again,
So like the younger days, when you skipped with Madeleine.
Purple hyacinths and daffodils, are fragrant in the meadows,
And the bush near the house, is colored with burgundy rose!

Wild hyacinths and dewy daffodils, usher in the sassy season,
Giving secret joy to many hearts, within the blooming region.
Birds sing in chartreuse fields, from morning until glitzy night,
When a day's flamenco dancers, are the rapture of moonlight!

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Impossible Primroses
by Evelyn Judy Buehler

vibrant primroses
in countless arresting shades
bring back the glad smiles

sunshine symphonies
in fields, beds and flowerpots
rhapsodic summer

fragrance from a dream
dreamt in the heart of winter

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Window of Spring
by Evelyn Judy Buehler

spring kitchen, sunny
a bowl of lemons and limes
light trails yellow walls

cardinals in trees
violets on window sill
views of green garden

magnolia days
come waltz into spring beauty

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The Lord's Amber Day
by Evelyn Judy Buehler

Cloudless skies were clear as the purest sapphires,
And all about was budding, fulfilling secret desires,
Spring was peeking out, with its many-colored eyes,
On sweet saffron Sunday, the day of love's surprise!

Glittery sunshine radiance, poured in from the east,
And in the orange shadows of later, they had a feast,
Red cardinal was singing, in his pine green mansion,
And full blooms bounced in plum and cream fashion.

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Popular Famous Poets about Spring
  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (47 poems about Spring)
    28 August 1749 – 22 March 1832 / Frankfurt am Main
  • Friedrich Schiller
    Friedrich Schiller (33 poems about Spring)
    10 November 1759 – 9 May 1805 / Marbach, Württemberg
  • Robert Herrick
    Robert Herrick (29 poems about Spring)
    1591-1674 / London / England
  • Robert Burns
    Robert Burns (21 poems about Spring)
    1759-1796 / Ayrshire / Scotland
  • Li Po
    Li Po (15 poems about Spring)
    701-762 / Chu / Kazakhstan
  • Alfred Edward Housman
    Alfred Edward Housman (14 poems about Spring)
    26 March 1859 – 30 April 1936 / Worcestershire
  • Phillis Wheatley
    Phillis Wheatley (13 poems about Spring)
    1753 – 5 December 1784 / Gambia
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins
    Gerard Manley Hopkins (12 poems about Spring)
    28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889 / Stratford, Essex
  •  Lucretius
    Lucretius (12 poems about Spring)
    Character of the Atoms] (99 BC - 55 BC
  • Evaleen Stein
    Evaleen Stein (11 poems about Spring)
    1863-1923 / Lafayette, Indiana
Popular Poets about Spring From Members
  • Daniel Anthony
    Daniel Anthony (2 poems about Spring)
    October 14, 1952 -- Chicago
  • Lord Antony
    Lord Antony (1 poems about Spring)
    Poet, at least I think so
  • Tom Beauge
    Tom Beauge (1 poem about Spring)
    April 24, 2000 - Paris
  • Bhawana Yadav
    Bhawana Yadav (1 poem about Spring)
    November 4, 1997, India