English poetry

Poems in English


I. My face resembles your face Less and less each day. When I was young No one mistook whose child […]

Who Said It Was Simple

There are so many roots to the tree of anger That sometimes the branches shatter Before they bear. Sitting in […]

The Black Unicorn

The black unicorn is greedy. The black unicorn is impatient. ‘The black unicorn was mistaken For a shadow or symbol […]


I Is the total black, being spoken From the earth’s inside. There are many kinds of open How a diamond […]

Making Love To Concrete

An upright abutment in the mouth Of the Willis Avenue bridge A beige Honda leaps the divider Like a steel […]

Hanging Fire

I am fourteen And my skin has betrayed me The boy I cannot live without Still sucks his tumb In […]

Never To Dream Of Spiders

Time collapses between the lips of strangers My days collapse into a hollow tube Soon implodes against now Like an […]

The Electric Slide Boogie

New Year’s Day 1:16 AM And my body is weary beyond Time to withdraw and rest Ample room allowed me […]