English poetry

Poems in English

Long Distance II

Though my mother was already two years dead Dad kept her slippers warming by the gas, Put hot water bottles […]


‘My father still reads the dictionary every day. He says your life depends on your power to master words.’ Arthur […]

National Trust

Bottomless pits. There’s on in Castleton, And stout upholders of our law and order One day thought its depth worth […]


How you became a poet’s a mystery! Wherever did you get your talent from? I say: I had two uncles, […]