English poetry

Poems in English

Crossing Nation

Under silver wing San Francisco’s towers sprouting thru thin gas clouds, Tamalpais black-breasted above Pacific azure Berkeley hills pine-covered below […]

A Supermarket In California

What thoughts I have of you tonight, Walt Whit – Man, for I walked down the sidestreets under the trees […]

Hum Bom!

I Whom bomb? We bomb them! Whom bomb? We bomb them! Whom bomb? We bomb them! Whom bomb? We bomb […]

A Western Ballad

When I died, love, when I died My heart was broken in your care; I never suffered love so fair […]

An Eastern Ballad

I speak of love that comes to mind: The moon is faithful, although blind; She moves in thought she cannot […]

Homework

Homage Kenneth Koch If I were doing my Laundry I’d wash my dirty Iran I’d throw in my United States, […]

A Desolation

Now mind is clear As a cloudless sky. Time then to make a Home in wilderness. What have I done […]

An Asphodel

O dear sweet rosy unattainable desire …how sad, no way to change the mad Cultivated asphodel, the visible reality… And […]

Feb. 29, 1958

Last nite I dreamed of T. S. Eliot Welcoming me to the land of dream Sofas couches fog in England […]

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