English poetry

Poems in English

A Dog Has Died

My dog has died. I buried him in the garden Next to a rusted old machine. Some day I’ll join […]

A Song Of Despair

The memory of you emerges from the night around me. The river mingles its stubborn lament with the sea. Deserted […]

Morning (Love Sonnet XXVII)

Naked you are simple as one of your hands; Smooth, earthy, small, transparent, round. You’ve moon-lines, apple pathways Naked you […]

Ode To Conger Chowder

In the storm-tossed Chilean Sea Lives the rosy conger, Giant eel Of snowy flesh. And in Chilean Stewpots, Along the […]

Ode To a Lemon

Out of lemon flowers Loosed On the moonlight, love’s Lashed and insatiable Essences, Sodden with fragrance, The lemon tree’s yellow […]

Saddest Poem

I can write the saddest poem of all tonight. Write, for instance: “The night is full of stars, And the […]

Ode To The Onion

Onion, Luminous flask, Your beauty formed Petal by petal, Crystal scales expanded you And in the secrecy of the dark […]