English poetry

Poems in English

BROKEN CLAVECIN

for every wind×™’s emotionless blast Brings shreds of feathers with their dance of loss Rotating leaves of faded rainbow-trees And […]

EXCHANGE

Today your things depart. Your faience cup Fell off the table at sunrise and cracked. Your old grey dog did […]

THE TERRESTRIAL

The air heaving like a wounded fish, Breathing through its purplish sandy gills, Letting in the salty gale, fluttering its […]

WREATH OF SONNETS

To Jena Woodhouse This way of minutes miserably mixed With their own blinks misunderstood By birds and trees, this eye-born […]

FIRST LETTER

We crossed to the other side, the burgee of the boat Ceased flapping and lagged behind like a dead wing. […]

SONNETS TO EUROPA

Frost apple on a knotted whirling bough Of dark becoming where it cannot be. So much both for the soil […]