English poetry

Poems in English


Twenty-First. Night. Monday

Twenty-first. Night. Monday. Silhouette of the capitol in darkness. Some good-for-nothing who knows why Made up the tale that love […]

Sunbeam

I pray to the sunbeam from the window – It is pale, thin, straight. Since morning I have been silent, […]

Celebrate

Celebrate our anniversary – can’t you see Tonight the snowy night of our first winter Comes back again in every […]

Crucifix

Do not cry for me, Mother, seeing me in the grave. I This greatest hour was hallowed and thandered By […]

Requiem

Not under foreign skies Nor under foreign wings protected – I shared all this with my own people There, where […]

Lot's Wife

And the just man trailed God’s shining agent, Over a black mountain, in his giant track, While a restless voice […]

You Will Hear Thunder

You will hear thunder and remember me, And think: she wanted storms. The rim Of the sky will be the […]

Thunder

There will be thunder then. Remember me. Say ‘ She asked for storms.’ The entire World will turn the colour […]

Solitude

So many stones have been thrown at me, That I’m not frightened of them anymore, And the pit has become […]

Why Is This Age Worse…?

Why is this age worse than earlier ages? In a stupor of grief and dread Have we not fingered the […]

March Elegy

I have enough treasures from the past To last me longer than I need, or want. You know as well […]

White Night

There will be thunder then. Remember me. Say ‘ She asked for storms.’ The entire World will turn the colour […]

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