Poetry The writers or authors of poetry are poets. Poems do not all rhyme. This article is a stub. You can help the Literawiki by expanding it. A few starting points: A fun book of poetry for children is When We Were Very Young. One of the oldest poems is the epic The Epic of Gilgamesh. Reference poetry Retrieved from "https://literature.fandom.com/wiki/Poetry?oldid=21816" Categories: Stub Poetry Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.