We are steadily building a database of Poets for you to listen to and would be interested to hear from you if you have suggestions for others we might include in the site. You can let us know by visiting our Contact Us page. All of the poems on this website have been narrated by Gerald Cox, you can find out more about Gerald on the About Us page.

The menu below helps you find the poet you are looking for alphabetically by surname.

Walt Whitman

1819 – 1892

American poet, essayist, and journalist.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

1850 – 1919

American author and poet.


Oscar Wilde

1854 – 1900

Irish poet and playwright.

Helen Maria Williams

1758 – 1827

British novelist and poet.

William Wordsworth

1770 – 1850

English romantic poet and Poet Laureate.

John Wilmot

1647 – 1680

English poet and courtier to Charles II.

Sir Thomas Wyatt

1503 – 1542

English politician, ambassador and lyric poet.

William Butler Yeats

1865 – 1939

Irish poet.