English poetry

Poems in English

Finrod’s Song

He chanted a song of wizardry, Of piercing, opening, of treachery, Revealing, uncovering, betraying. Then sudden Felagund there swaying Sang […]

Seasons

In the willow-meads of Tasarinan I walked in the Spring. Ah! The sight and smell of the Spring in Nantasarion! […]

The King

The King beneath the mountains, The King of carven stone, The lord of silver fountains, Shall come into his own! […]

Journey’s End

In western lands beneath the Sun The flowers may rise in Spring, The trees may bud, the waters run, The […]

Namárië

Ai! laurië lantar lassi súrinen, Yéni únótimë ve rámar aldaron! Yéni ve lintë yuldar avánier Mi oromardi lissë-miruvóreva Andúnë pella, […]

Earendil

Earendil was a mariner That tarried in Arvernien; He built a boat of timber felled In Nimbrethil to journey in; […]

Elbereth

Snow-white! Snow-white! O lady clear! O Queen beyond the Western Sea! O Light to us that wander here Amid the […]

Theoden

From dark Dunharrow in the dim morning With thane and captain rode Thengel’s son: To Edoras he came, the ancient […]