Poetry Mobile App for iPhone and Android

Find and explore poetry on your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and on your Android. 

With the Poetry Foundation's POETRY mobile app, you can now take hundreds of poems by classic and contemporary poets with you wherever you go.


From William Shakespeare to César Vallejo to Heather McHugh, the Poetry Foundation's app turns your phone into a mobile poetry library:

  • Search for old favorites with memorable lines.
  • Give your phone a shake to discover new poems to fit any mood.
  • Save your favorite poems to read and share later—through Facebook, Twitter, or e-mail.
  • Read poems by T. S. Eliot, Pablo Neruda, Lucille Clifton, Emily Dickinson, and many others.

Available on the App Store

Available in Android Market

Digital Version of Poetry Magazine is Now Available for iPhone and iPad

Poetry is now available through a digital subscription on the Apple Newsstand.

Available on the App Store

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