English poetry

Poems in English

Like A Scarf

The directions to the lunatic asylum were confusing, More likely they were the random associations And confused ramblings of a […]

Never Again The Same

Speaking of sunsets, Last night’s was shocking. I mean, sunsets aren’t supposed to frighten you, are they? Well, this one […]

Upon A Wasp Chilled With Cold

The bear that breathes the northern blast Did numb, torpedo-like, a wasp Whose stiffened limbs encramped, lay bathing In Sol’s […]

The Wrong Way Home

All night a door floated down the river. It tried to remember little incidents of pleasure From its former life, […]

Success Comes To Cow Creek

I sit on the tracks, A hundred feet from Earth, fifty from the Water. Gerald is Inching toward me As […]

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 […]