English poetry

Poems in English


The linnet in the rocky dells, The moor – lark in the air, The bee among the heather – bells […]


The evening passes fast away, ‘Tis almost time to rest; What thoughts has left the vanished day, What feelings, in […]


Cold in the earth-and the deep snow piled above thee, Far, far removed, cold in the dreary grave! Have I […]

Moonlight, summer moonlight

‘Tis moonlight, summer moonlight, All soft and still and fair; The solemn hour of midnight Breathes sweet thoughts everywhere, But […]

Speak, God Of Visions

O, thy bright eyes must answer now, When Reason, with a scornful brow, Is mocking at my overthrow! O, thy […]

My Lady's Grave

THE linnet in the rocky dells, The moor-lark in the air, The bee among the heather bells That hide my […]

The Philosopher

“Enough of thought, philosopher! Too long hast thou been dreaming Unlightened, in this chamber drear, While summer’s sun is beaming! […]

"Me thinks this heart…&quot

Me thinks this heart should rest awhile So stilly round the evening falls The veiled sun sheds no parting smile […]

A Little Budding Rose

It was a little budding rose, Round like a fairy globe, And shyly did its leaves unclose Hid in their […]

My Comforter

Well hast thou spoken, and yet, not taught A feeling strange or new; Thou hast but roused a latent thought, […]

'Fall, leaves, fall&#039

Fall, leaves, fall; die, flowers, away; Lengthen night and shorten day; Every leaf speaks bliss to me Fluttering from the […]


There should be no despair for you While nightly stars are burning, While evening pours its silent dew And sunshine […]

The Night – Wind

In summer’s mellow midnight, A cloudless moon shone through Our open parlour window, And rose-trees wet with dew. I sat […]

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