English poetry

Poems in English

The Hippopotamus

Behold the hippopotamus! We laugh at how he looks to us, And yet in moments dank and grim, I wonder […]

The Firefly

The firefly’s flame Is something for which science has no name I can think of nothing eerier Than flying around […]

A Caution To Everybody

Consider the auk; Becoming extinct because he forgot how to fly, and could only walk. Consider man, who may well […]

The Praying Mantis

From whence arrived the praying mantis? From outer space, or lost Atlantis? Glimpse the grin, green metal mug At masks […]

Soliloquy in Circles

Being a father Is quite a bother. You are as free as air With time to spare, You’re a fiscal […]

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