English poetry

Poems in English

Valley Candle

My candle burned alone in an immense valley. Beams of the huge night converged upon it, Until the wind blew. […]

The Plot Against The Giant

First Girl When this yokel comes maundering, Whetting his hacker, I shall run before him, Diffusing the civilest odors Out […]

Sunday Morning

1 Complacencies of the peignoir, and late Coffee and oranges in a sunny chair, And the green freedom of a […]


The light is like a spider. It crawls over the water. It crawls over the edges of the snow. It […]

To The One Of Fictive Music

Sister and mother and diviner love, And of the sisterhood of the living dead Most near, most clear, and of […]

The Emperor Of Ice-Cream

Call the roller of big cigars, The muscular one, and bid him whip In kitchen cups concupiscent curds. Let the […]

Domination Of Black

At night, by the fire, The colors of the bushes And of the fallen leaves, Repeating themselves, Turned in the […]

Nomad Exquisite

As the immense dew of Florida Brings forth The big-finned palm And green vine angering for life, As the immense […]

The Snow Man

One must have a mind of winter To regard the frost and the boughs Of the pine-trees crusted with snow; […]

The Planet On The Table

Ariel was glad he had written his poems. They were of a remembered time Or of something seen that he […]

Anecdote Of The Jar

I placed a jar in Tennessee, And round it was, upon a hill. It made the slovenly wilderness Surround that […]

Poem Written At Morning

A sunny day’s complete Poussiniana Divide it from itself. It is this or that And it is not. By metaphor […]

Of Modern Poetry

The poem of the mind in the act of finding What will suffice. It has not always had To find: […]

Metaphors Of A Magnifico

Twenty men crossing a bridge, Into a village, Are twenty men crossing twenty bridges, Into twenty villages, Or one man […]

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