English poetry

Poems in English

An Ode in Time of Hesitation

After seeing at Boston the statue of Robert Gould Shaw, killed while storming Fort Wagner, July 18, 1863, at the […]

A Grey Day

Grey drizzling mists the moorlands drape, Rain whitens the dead sea, From headland dim to sullen cape Grey sails creep […]

Gloucester Moods

A mile behind is Gloucester town Where the flishing fleets put in, A mile ahead the land dips down And […]

The Quarry

Between the rice swamps and the fields of tea I met a sacred elephant, snow-white. Upon his back a huge […]

The Daguerreotype

This, then, is she, My mother as she looked at seventeen, When she first met my father. Young incredibly, Younger […]