English poetry

Poems in English

On Faith

How do people stay true to each other? When I think of my parents all those years In the unmade […]

From Tsigan: The Gypsy Poem

In Warsaw, blackbird girls Swoop down in flocks The old town square A swirl of dark-eyed dark-haired girls In brilliant […]

East India Grill Villanelle

Across the table, Bridget sneaks a smile; She’s caught me staring past her at the man Who brings us curried […]

Burning the Doll

I am the girl who burned her doll, Who gave her father the doll to burn ” The bride doll […]

The Pick

I watched him swinging the pick in the sun, Breaking the concrete steps into chunks of rock, And the rocks […]