English poetry

Poems in English

Retirement

Fresh fields and woods! the Earth’s fair face, God’s foot-stool, and man’s dwelling-place. I ask not why the first Believer […]

I Walk’d the Other Day

1 I walk’d the other day, to spend my hour, 2 Into a field, 3 Where I sometimes had seen […]

Etesia Absent

Love, the world’s life! What a sad death Thy absence is to lose our breath At once and die, is […]

Friends Departed

They are all gone into the world of light! And I alone sit ling’ring here; Their very memory is fair […]

The Timber

Sure thou didst flourish once! and many springs, Many bright mornings, much dew, many showers, Pass’d o’er thy head; many […]