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25 Poems That Will Make You Want To Switch Your Major From Business To English ASAP

It'd be a better investment, honestly.

25 Poems That Will Make You Want To Switch Your Major From Business To English ASAP
Madison Foster

Ever since I was little, I have always known that reading is my thing, but I don't think I understood poetry until I was a senior in high school. Looking back, I don't know how I survived purely on novels and short stories because poems have allowed me to analyze and interpret the world in an entirely different way. Here are 25 of the best poems that will help you make sense of the world, think deeper, and maybe even convince you to change your major.

1. "Perhaps we're not afraid of death-" by Erin Hanson

2. "Ends once looked-" by Noor Unnahar

3. "For a star to be born,-" by Zoe Skylar

4. "be so full that even if-" by Alison Malee

5. "my god-" by Rupi Kaur

The Sun And Her Flowers

6. "She,-" by Langston Hughes

7. "Funny- to be a Century-" by Emily Dickinson

8. "Still I Rise" by Maya Angelo

9. "Nocturne" by Frank O'Hara

10. "Wanting to Die" by Anne Sexton

11. "I Can't Forget You" by Len Roberts

12. "Daystar" by Rita Dove

13. "Evening Star" by Edgar Allan Poe

14. "Love is a place-" by E.E. Cummings

15. "Sci-Fi" by Tracey K. Smith

16. "Elena" by J. Olivares

17. "I will not be-" by Erin Van Vuren

18. "Things" by Lisel Mueller

19. "Do not go gentle into that good night,-" by Dylan Thomas

20. "Hope" by William Blake

21. "Sonnet 116" by William Shakespeare

22. "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Eliot

23. "Nothing Gold Can Stay" by Robert Frost

24. "Raise you words,-" by Rumi

25. "If there's empty spaces in your heart,-" by Erin Hanson

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