English poetry

Poems in English

A Good Knight In Prison

Wearily, drearily, Half the day long, Flap the great banners High over the stone; Strangely and eerily Sounds the wind’s […]

Summer Dawn

Pray but one prayer for me ‘twixt thy closed lips, Think but one thought of me up in the stars. […]

The Defence of Guenevere

But, learning now that they would have her speak, She threw her wet hair backward from her brow, Her hand […]


I am the ancient apple-queen, As once I was so am I now. For evermore a hope unseen, Betwixt the […]

Near But Far Away

She wavered, stopped and turned, methought her eyes, The deep grey windows of her heart, were wet, Methought they softened […]

The Nymph's Song to Hylas

I KNOW a little garden-close Set thick with lily and red rose, Where I would wander if I might From […]

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