Featured Long Poetic Works

The following are featured long poetic works. In a world of increasingly short attention spans, to borrow a phrase and reverse an idea from Randy Newman, poets who write long poems "got nobody to love" their work. We hope you'll prove to be the exception to Newman's Rule of Thumb, and will benefit from your exceptional-ness! -- MRB

Here is where you enter, if you dare,
Richard Moore's MOUSE EPIC.
its 6,000 hilarious rhyming lines
about a mouse's struggle to escape
the sewer into which he was born,
and yet able to make
your jaw drop, agape:

The Mouse Whole
an epic poem
Richard Moore

Blue Beard
a play in verse
V. Ulea

Song of a Son of Light
an epic adventure in metered rhyme
Ian Thornley