English poetry

Poems in English

Silentium

She has not yet been born: She is music and word, And therefore the untorn, Fabric of what is stirred. […]

Petropolis

From a fearful height, a wandering light, But does a star glitter like this, crying? Transparent star, wandering light Your […]

This

This is what I most want Unpursued, alone To reach beyond the light That I am furthest from. And for […]

Tristia

I have studied the Science of departures, In night’s sorrows, when a woman’s hair falls down. The oxen chew, there’s […]

A flame is in my blood

A flame is in my blood Burning dry life, to the bone. I do not sing of stone, Now, I […]

Sisters

Sisters – Heaviness and Tenderness – you look the same. Wasps and bees both suck the heavy rose. Man dies, […]