English poetry

Poems in English


When the sun goes down I have my first drink Standing in the yard, Talking to my neighbor About the […]

How Did You Meet Your Wife?

Swimming the English Channel, Struggling to make it to Calais, I swam into Laura halfway across. My body oiled for […]


All winter the fire devoured everything Tear-stained elegies, old letters, diaries, dead flowers. When April finally arrived, I opened the […]

The Road

I, too, would ease my old car to a stop On the side of some country road And count the […]