English poetry

Poems in English

Eastern River

Do not look for the stones In water above the mud, The boat is gone. No longer with nets and […]

Answer

Between two nights The brief day. The farm is there. And in the thicket, a snare The hunter set for […]

Meeting

For Michael Hamburger Barn owl Daughter of snow, Subject to the night wind, Yet taking root With her talons In […]

Melpomene

The forest bitter, spiky, No shore breeze, no foothills, The grass grows matted, death will come With horses’ hooves, endlessly […]