English poetry

Poems in English

Creation

Wherever the dead are there they are and Nothing more. But you and I can expect To see angels in […]

The Slums

That should be obvious Of course it won’t Any fool knows that. Even in the winter. Consider for a moment. […]

Pastoral

The Dove walks with sticky feet Upon the green crowns of the almond tree, Its feathers smeared over with warmth […]

The Orange Bears

The Orange bears with soft friendly eyes Who played with me when I was ten, Christ, before I’d left home […]

Let Us Have Madness

Let us have madness openly. O men Of my generation. Let us follow The footsteps of this slaughtered age: See […]

Irkalla’s White Caves

I believe that a young woman Is standing in a circle of lions In the other side of the sky. […]

The Temple

To leave the earth was my wish, and no will stayed my rising. Early, before sun had filled the roads […]