English poetry

Poems in English

Another Version

Our trees are aspens, but people Mistake them for birches; They think of us as characters In a Russian novel, […]

Alive Together

Speaking of marvels, I am alive Together with you, when I might have been Alive with anyone under the sun, […]

The Concert

In memory of Dimitri Mitropoulos The harpist believes there is music In the skeletons of fish The French horn player […]

Monet Refuses The Operation

Doctor, you say there are no haloes Around the streetlights in Paris And what I see is an aberration Caused […]

Scenic Route

For Lucy, who called them “ghost houses.” Someone was always leaving And never coming back. The wooden houses wait like […]