Emily Dickinson

(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts)

Emily Dickinson Poems

641. Our Lives Are Swiss 1/3/2003
642. Some Things That Fly There Be 1/13/2003
643. To Die 1/3/2003
644. Mama Never Forgets Her Birds 1/13/2003
645. Her Final Summer Was It, 5/14/2001
646. How Sick—to Wait—in Any Place—but Thine 1/1/2004
647. The Grass So Little Has To Do 1/3/2003
648. May-Flower 1/2/2015
649. Without This—there Is Nought 1/1/2004
650. The Mystery Of Pain 1/3/2003
651. The Mountain Sat Upon The Plain 1/13/2003
652. Water Makes Many Beds 11/24/2014
653. Pain Has An Element Of Blank; 5/15/2001
654. Tie The Strings To My Life, My Lord, 5/15/2001
655. There's Been A Death In The Opposite House 5/15/2001
656. The Loneliness One Dare Not Sound 1/13/2003
657. To Fill A Gap 1/13/2003
658. Nature And God—i Neither Knew 1/1/2004
659. Some Rainbow—coming From The Fair! 1/1/2004
660. Love—is That Later Thing Than Death 1/13/2003
661. There Came A Wind Like A Bugle 1/3/2003
662. Rest At Night 1/13/2003
663. I Had A Guinea Golden 1/13/2003
664. She Sped As Petals Of A Rose 1/13/2003
665. I Ment To Find Her When I Came; 5/15/2001
666. If I Should Cease To Bring A Rose 1/13/2003
667. There Is A Pain—so Utter 1/1/2004
668. I Watched The Moon Around The House (629) 1/20/2003
669. The Soul Has Bandaged Moments 1/13/2003
670. The Wind Begun To Rock The Grass 5/15/2001
671. The Leaves Like Women Interchange 1/13/2003
672. My Portion Is Defeat—today 1/1/2004
673. I Know Where Wells Grow—droughtless Wells 1/1/2004
674. I Can'T Tell You—but You Feel It 1/1/2004
675. The Definition Of Beauty Is 1/13/2003
676. Me Prove It Now—whoever Doubt 1/1/2004
677. Grief Is A Mouse 1/13/2003
678. My Friend Attacks My Friend! 1/13/2003
679. I'Ve Seen A Dying Eye 1/13/2003
680. I Fear A Man Of Frugal Speech 1/13/2003

Comments about Emily Dickinson

  • S B (5/5/2014 5:39:00 PM)

    classic poems! like her use of vocabulary

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  • El-emma Udofa (4/23/2014 11:19:00 PM)

    Refreshing and mind gripping, it took me on

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  • Sandra Olsen (1/5/2014 1:20:00 AM)

    Emily Dickinson is singularly my favorite poetess.

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  • Sandra Olsen (1/5/2014 1:19:00 AM)

    She is singularly my favorite poetess and always will be!

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  • Selcuk Kuyucak (12/30/2013 8:24:00 PM)

    It's too long to wait for an hour
    If Love is behind it
    It's short to wait for eternity
    If Love is its reward

    This is a re-translation of E D's poem. Do you know the original?

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  • Wahab Abdul Wahab Abdul (12/11/2013 11:58:00 PM)

    Dickinson has critically examined the concept of the poet and poetry in her poems and letters. Emily Dickinson assigns a distinguished place to the poet in the creative process. she calls him a craftsman, a creator, and visionary, she equates the poet’s creation with god’s creation. it is the poet’s creation which makes him immortal. he is a profound seer
    Who tries to resolve the mysteries of life and death.He is like Christ who is totally committed to the cause of humanity.

    For Emily Dickinson, poetry is the store house of thought, poetry is full of possibilities
    because it deals with the known as well as the unknown. It deals not only with the material but also mystical and spiritual. Poetry deals with life of the poet because
    it is the exclusive product of his thoughts. Dickinson uses poetry for the expression of her pains and sufferings which are full of poetic potential. poetry has a divine origin
    because it originates from the soul. ……….Aw

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  • Me Andyou (12/4/2013 7:27:00 AM)

    The poem is called I took one Draught of Life.

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  • Me Andyou (12/4/2013 7:24:00 AM)

    The name of that poem is I took one Draught of Life #1725

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  • Christine Karr (9/3/2013 12:17:00 PM)

    I've looked since high school days for the poem that begins, I took one draft of life - I'll tell you what I paid - precisely and existance, the market price they said. They weighed me dust by dust. They balanced film with film. They handed me my being's worth - a single dram of heaven. If anyone knows the name of that poem or where I might find it, please let me know!

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Best Poem of Emily Dickinson

"Nature" Is What We See

668

"Nature" is what we see—
The Hill—the Afternoon—
Squirrel—Eclipse—the Bumble bee—
Nay—Nature is Heaven—
Nature is what we hear—
The Bobolink—the Sea—
Thunder—the Cricket—
Nay—Nature is Harmony—
Nature is what we know—
Yet have no art to say—
So impotent Our Wisdom is
To her Simplicity.

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A Mien To Move A Queen

283

A Mien to move a Queen—
Half Child—Half Heroine—
An Orleans in the Eye
That puts its manner by
For humbler Company
When none are near
Even a Tear—

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