English poetry

Poems in English


Life has loveliness to sell, All beautiful and splendid things; Blue waves whitened on a cliff, Soaring fire that sways […]

Like Barley Bending

Like barley bending In low fields by the sea, Singing in hard wind Ceaselessly; Like barley bending And rising again, […]

I Thought Of You

I thought of you and how you love this beauty, And walking up the long beach all alone I heard […]


Come, when the pale moon like a petal Floats in the pearly dusk of spring, Come with arms outstretched to […]

Blue Squills

How many million Aprils came Before I ever knew How white a cherry bough could be, A bed of squills, […]

Oh You Are Coming

Oh you are coming, coming, coming, How will hungry Time put by the hours till then? But why does it […]

On A March Day

Here in the teeth of this triumphant wind That shakes the naked shadows on the ground, Making a key-board of […]

Water Lilies

If you have forgotten water lilies floating On a dark lake among mountains in the afternoon shade, If you have […]

If Death Is Kind

Perhaps if Death is kind, and there can be returning, We will come back to earth some fragrant night, And […]

I Have Loved Hours At Sea

I have loved hours at sea, gray cities, The fragile secret of a flower, Music, the making of a poem […]


My soul lives in my body’s house, And you have both the house and her- But sometimes she is less […]

Buried Love

I have come to bury Love Beneath a tree, In the forest tall and black Where none can see. I […]

The Mystery

Your eyes drink of me, Love makes them shine, Your eyes that lean So close to mine. We have long […]

In The End

All that could never be said, All that could never be done, Wait for us at last Somewhere back of […]

I Am Not Yours

I am not yours, not lost in you, Not lost, although I long to be Lost as a candle lit […]

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