English poetry

Poems in English

Land, Ho!

I know ’tis but a loom of land, Yet is it land, and so I will rejoice, I know I […]


High stretched upon the swinging yard, I gather in the sheet; But it is hard And stiff, and one cries […]


The Man that hath great griefs I pity not; ‘Tis something to be great In any wise, and hint the […]


SHE knelt upon her brother’s grave, My little girl of six years old He used to be so good and […]


TO live within a cave it is most good; But, if God make a day, And some one come, and […]

Ibant ObscurŠ¶

To-night I saw three maidens on the beach, Dark-robed descending to the sea, So slow, so silent of all speech, […]