DLTK's Poems
Poems about Death by Famous Poets

  1. A Dream  by William Allingham
  2. Because I could not stop for Death by Dickinson, Emily
  3. The Call  by Charlotte Mew
  4. The Destruction of Sennacherib by Lord Byron  
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night by Dylan Thomas
  6. Fire and Ice by Robert Frost  -- more about destruction but I think it fits in this theme
  7. Footsteps of Angels  by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  8. For Whom the Bell Tolls by John Donne
  9. The Human Seasons  by John Keats
  10. The Nobleman's Wedding  by William Allingham
  11. The Reaper and the Flowers  by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  (my favorite)
  12. The Rime of Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  13. O Captain, My Captain! by Walt Whitman
  14. Ozymandius by Percy Bysshe Shelley
  15. That Time of Year Thou Mayst In Me Behold  by William Shakespeare
  16. Twilight Voices  by William Allingham
  17. The Wreck of the Hesperus  by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow