English poetry

Poems in English

The Grave and The Rose

The Grave said to the Rose, “What of the dews of dawn, Love’s flower, what end is theirs?” “And what […]

The Ocean's Song

We walked amongst the ruins famed in story Of Rozel-Tower, And saw the boundless waters stretch in glory And heave […]

Boaz Asleep

Boaz, overcome with weariness, by torchlight Made his pallet on the threshing floor Where all day he had worked, and […]


You can see it already: chalks and ochers; Country crossed with a thousand furrow-lines; Ground-level rooftops hidden by the shrubbery; […]

The Poor Children

Take heed of this small child of earth; He is great; he hath in him God most high. Children before […]

More Strong Than Time

Since I have set my lips to your full cup, my sweet, Since I my pallid face between your hands […]

A Sunset

I love the evenings, passionless and fair, I love the evens, Whether old manor-fronts their ray with golden fulgence leavens, […]