English poetry

Poems in English

Fairy Tale

Many times upon a time There was a man who loved a woman. Many times upon a time There was […]

Under Cover of Night

To slip into your shadow under cover of night. To follow your footsteps, your shadow at the window. That shadow […]

Ebony Life

A frightening stillness will mark that day And the shadow of streetlights and fire-alarms will exhaust the light All things, […]

Sky Song

The flower of the Alps told the seashell: “You’re shining” The seashell told the sea: “You echo” The sea told […]

The Voice of Robert Desnos

So like a flower and a current of air The flow of water fleeting shadows The smile glimpsed at midnight […]

The Ring of Stars

In order to make a star with five branches Where six would have been the same A circle must first […]