English poetry

Poems in English

The Trouble with Snowmen

‘The trouble with snowmen,’ Said my father one year ‘They are no sooner made Than they just disappear. I’ll build […]

First Day at School

A millionbillionwillion miles from home Waiting for the bell to go. (To go where?) Why are they all so big, […]

Let Me Die a Youngman’s Death

Let me die a youngman’s death Not a clean and inbetween The sheets holywater death Not a famous-last-words Peaceful out […]

You and I

I explain quietly. You Hear me shouting. You Try a new tack. I Feel old wounds reopen. You see both […]