English poetry

Poems in English


Night comes, an angel stands Measuring out the time of stars, Still are the winds, and still the hours. It […]


God in me is the fury on the bare heath God in me shakes the interior kingdom of my heaven. […]

Love Poem

Yours is the face that the earth turns to me, Continuous beyond its human features lie The mountain forms that […]


O never harm the dreaming world, The world of green, the world of leaves, But let its million palms unfold […]

The Ancient Speech

A Gaelic bard they praise who in fourteen adjectives Named the one indivisible soul of his glen; For what are […]

In the Beck

There is a fish, that quivers in the pool, Itself a shadow, but its shadow, clear. Catch it again and […]


This war’s dead heroes, who has seen them? They rise in smoke above the burning city, Faint clouds, dissolving into […]


From star to star, from sun and spring and leaf, And almost audible flowers whose sound is silence, And in […]

Worry About Money

Wearing worry about money like a hair shirt I lie down in my bed and wrestle with my angel. My […]

Far-Darting Apollo

I saw the sun step like a gentleman Dressed in black and proud as sin. I saw the sun walk […]


Wanting to know all I overlooked each particle Containing the whole Unknowable. Intent on one great love, perfect, Requited and […]

Paradise Seed

Where is the seed Of the tree felled, Of the forest burned, Or living root Under ash and cinders? From […]