English poetry

Poems in English

The Rum Tum Tugger

The Rum Tum Tugger is a Curious Cat: If you offer him pheasant he would rather have grouse. If you […]

The Song Of The Jellicles

Jellicle Cats come out tonight, Jellicle Cats come one come all: The Jellicle Moon is shining bright Jellicles come to […]

Four Quartets 4: Little Gidding

I Midwinter spring is its own season Sempiternal though sodden towards sundown, Suspended in time, between pole and tropic. When […]

Portrait of a Lady

Thou hast committed- Fornication: but that was in another country, And besides, the wench is dead. The Jew of Malta. […]

La Figlia che Piange

O quam te memorem virgo… STAND on the highest pavement of the stair- Lean on a garden urn- Weave, weave […]

The Boston Evening Transcript

THE READERS of the Boston Evening Transcript Sway in the wind like a field of ripe corn. When evening quickens […]

Journey Of The Magi

‘A cold coming we had of it, Just the worst time of the year For a journey, and such a […]