English poetry

Poems in English

Jazzanatomy

EVERYTHING is jazz: Snails, jails, rails, tails, males, females, Snow-white cotton bales. Knee-bone, thigh, hip-bone. Jazz slips you percussion bone […]

Emmett Till *

I hear a whistling Through the water. Little Emmett Won’t be still. He keeps floating Round the darkness, Edging through […]

Wishes, For Alix

Always searching, may you find; If you run-down, May you wind; Every year May you grow Reaping only What you […]

For A Depressed Woman

I My friends do not know. But what could my friends not know? About what? What friends? II She sleeps […]