Emily Dickinson

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

Heaven Is So Far Of The Mind - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Heaven is so far of the Mind
That were the Mind dissolved—
The Site—of it—by Architect
Could not again be proved—

'Tis vast—as our Capacity—
As fair—as our idea—
To Him of adequate desire
No further 'tis, than Here—

Comments about Heaven Is So Far Of The Mind by Emily Dickinson

  • Robert Murray Smith (6/22/2016 6:46:00 PM)

    This is a wonderful example of Heaven bring a man-made thought.

    You may like to read my poem The Mind.
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  • (11/19/2015 12:06:00 AM)

    .............wonderful theme....love this ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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