Emily Dickinson

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

May-Flower

Poem by Emily Dickinson

Pink, small, and punctual,
Aromatic, low,
Covert in April,
Candid in May,

Dear to the moss,
Known by the knoll,
Next to the robin
In every human soul.

Bold little beauty,
Bedecked with thee,
Nature forswears
Antiquity.

Topic(s) of this poem: flower


Comments about May-Flower by Emily Dickinson

  • Indira RenganathanIndira Renganathan (10/30/2016 5:57:00 AM)

    true to the truth words good one on May-flower-10(Report)Reply

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  • Amar AgarwalaAmar Agarwala (7/3/2016 9:24:00 AM)

    Emily's poems are small but beautiful!(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 2, 2015