Emily Dickinson

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

I Saw No Way—the Heavens Were Stitched - Poem by Emily Dickinson


I saw no Way—The Heavens were stitched—
I felt the Columns close—
The Earth reversed her Hemispheres—
I touched the Universe—

And back it slid—and I alone—
A Speck upon a Ball—
Went out upon Circumference—
Beyond the Dip of Bell—

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  • (9/28/2015 7:30:00 PM)

    .....beautiful imagery and so imaginative ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

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