English poetry

Poems in English

To Germany

You are blind like us. Your hurt no man designed, And no man claimed the conquest of your land. But […]

Two Sonnets

I SAINTS have adored the lofty soul of you. Poets have whitened at your high renown. We stand among the […]

Barbury Camp

We burrowed night and day with tools of lead, Heaped the bank up and cast it in a ring And […]

The Army of Death

When you see millions of the mouthless dead Across your dreams in pale battalions go, Say not soft things as […]

Such, Such Is Death

Such, such is Death: no triumph: no defeat: Only an empty pail, a slate rubbed clean, A merciful putting away […]


There where the rusty iron lies, The rooks are cawing all the day. Perhaps no man, until he dies, Will […]

Expectans Expectavi

From morn to midnight, all day through, I laugh and play as others do, I sin and chatter, just the […]