Chances are that you've probably read poetry before and found a poet that writes the kind of poetry that you like. It may have been a real famous poet such as Robert Frost or a virtually unknown poet like Christa Williams. This page gives information on famous poets such as Robert Frost and Emily Dickinson whose poetry has appealed to a large number of people and whose works are now being widely read. The following pages will contain information about the poets lives and an example of their work. Even though you may not have found a poet that you like yet, it is our hope that you will find someone here that has the writting style that appeals to you and that this may get you more interested in poetry and find a poet that you would like to know more about.