Guillaume Seignac Low

The Poetry Monster is a monstrously disorganized space: It is also a virtual cave filled with literary treasure. Here you will find poems and essays, all disorderly dumped and heaped one upon another, often with some rhyme but no reason, and a blog maintained by Fledermaus. This site is multilingual.

Poems and poetry by subject, all sorts of stuff is here

A Quiz. This is ancient, unfortunately, no new quizzes have been added for a while.

An illustration for literary quiz

Poems in English, as is, a veritable poetry stream. 

Batty Poems by Fledermaus (or the Bat). 



Poems that touch, move and inspire


Poems about Loss

Poems about Italy

Poems about Meaning of Life 

Poems about Kisses 

Poems about Love

Poems about Beer

Poems about Wine 

Poems about London

Poems about Paris

Poems about Insolence

Poems about America

Poems about Cabbage

Poems about other subjects 


Here is the millennia-worth of Anglophone poetry as well as translations of world poetry into English.

Poems by William Wordsworth

Poems by Gerard Manley Hopkins

Poems by John Milton 

Poems by Ezra Pound

Poems by John Keats 

Poems by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Poems by John Betjeman  

Poems by Amy Lowell

Poems by William Shakespeare

Poems by Alan Seeger

More poets and poetry in the Repository