English poetry

Poems in English

Restless Leg Syndrome

After the burial We returned to our units And assumed our poses. Our posture was the new posture And not […]


It seemed as if the enormous journey Was finally approaching its conclusion. From the window of the train The last […]

The List of Famous Hats

Napoleon’s hat is an obvious choice I guess to list as a famous Hat, but that’s not the hat I […]

The New Ergonomics

The new ergonomics were delivered Just before lunchtime So we ignored them. Without revealing the particulars Let me just say […]

The Lost Pilot

for my father, 1922-1944 Your face did not rot Like the others the co-pilot, For example, I saw him Yesterday. […]

Days of Pie and Coffee

A motorist once said to me, And this was in the country, On a county lane, a motorist Slowed his […]