English poetry

Poems in English


I cannot And I will not No, I cannot love you less Like the flower to the butterfly The corsage […]

Summer Dawn

My sleeping children are still flying dreams In their goose-down heads. The lush of the river singing morning songs Fish […]


English Teeth, English Teeth! Shining in the sun A part of British heritage Aye, each and every one. English Teeth, […]


Maveric Prowles Had Rumbling Bowles That thundered in the night. It shook the bedrooms all around And gave the folks […]

Values '67

Pass by citizen Don’t look left or right Keep those drip dry eyes straight ahead A tree? Chop it down […]

The Soldiers at Lauro

Young are our dead Like babies they lie The wombs they blest once Not healed dry And yet – too […]


Through every nook and every cranny The wind blew in on poor old Granny Around her knees, into each ear […]

Mirror, Mirror

A young spring-tender girl Combed her joyous hair ‘You are very ugly’ said the mirror. But, On her lips hung […]

The Dog Lovers

So they bought you And kept you in a Very good home Cental heating TV A deep freeze A very […]

On the Ning Nang Nong

On the Ning Nang Nong Where the Cows go Bong! And the monkeys all say BOO! There’s a Nong Nang […]

Have A Nice Day

‘Help, help, ‘ said a man. ‘I’m drowning.’ ‘Hang on, ‘ said a man from the shore. ‘Help, help, ‘ […]

Unto Us

Somewhere at some time They committed themselves to me And so, I was! Small, but I WAS! Tiny, in shape […]

When I Suspected

There will be a time when it will end. Be it parting Be it death So each passing minute with […]

Philip Le Barr

Philip Le Barr, Was knock down by a car, On the road to Mandalay. He was knocked down again By […]

Goodbye S. S

Go away girl, go away And let me pack my dreams Now where did I put those yesteryears Made up […]

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