English poetry

Poems in English

The Author to her Book

Thou ill-form’d offspring of my feeble brain, Who after birth did’st by my side remain, Till snatcht from thence by […]

Spirit

Be still, thou unregenerate part, Disturb no more my settled heart, For I have vow’d (and so will do) Thee […]

Epitaphs

Her Mother’s Epitaph Here lies A worthy matron of unspotted life, A loving mother and obedient wife, A friendly neighbor, […]

Upon a Fit of Sickness

Twice ten years old not fully told Since nature gave me breath, My race is run, my thread spun, Lo, […]

Upon Some Distemper of Body

In anguish of my heart replete with woes, And wasting pains, which best my body knows, In tossing slumbers on […]

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