English poetry

Poems in English

From “Adonais,” 49-52

49 Go thou to Rome, at once the Paradise, The grave, the city, and the wilderness; And where its wrecks […]

Music, When Soft Voices Die

Music, when soft voices die, Vibrates in the memory Odours, when sweet violets sicken, Live within the sense they quicken. […]

The Question

I dreamed that, as I wandered by the way, Bare Winter suddenly was changed to Spring, And gentle odours led […]

Time Long Past

Like the ghost of a dear friend dead Is Time long past. A tone which is now forever fled, A […]

On A Dead Violet

The odor from the flower is gone Which like thy kisses breathed on me; The color from the flower is […]

On Death

The pale, the cold, and the moony smile Which the meteor beam of a starless night Sheds on a lonely […]

Hellas

THE world’s great age begins anew, The golden years return, The earth doth like a snake renew Her winter weeds […]

To Wordsworth

Poet of Nature, thou hast wept to know That things depart which never may return: Childhood and youth, friendship and […]

Hymn To Intellectual Beauty

The awful shadow of some unseen Power Floats through unseen among us, visiting This various world with as inconstant wing […]

The Indian Serenade

I arise from dreams of thee In the first sweet sleep of night, When the winds are breathing low, And […]

Song

Rarely, rarely comest thou, Spirit of Delight! Wherefore hast thou left me now Many a day and night? Many a […]

To Jane

The keen stars were twinkling, And the fair moon was rising among them, Dear Jane. The guitar was tinkling, But […]

Chorus from Hellas

The world’s great age begins anew, The golden years return, The earth doth like a snake renew Her winter weeds […]

Lines

WHEN the lamp is shatter’d, The light in the dust lies dead; When the cloud is scatter’d, The rainbow’s glory […]

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