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To Emily Dickinson

Rating: 5.0

Emily, your words breathe fire.
From simple words to grand designs-
Heaven drops, sweet nectar.
I propose a promise
To wear your words there
In a secret crevice
Where the Holly springs.

Weakly worn, slovenly tied.
I hold out my tattered offering

To fill the tired places
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james watkin 26 April 2019

Enjoyed reading. Thanks. My favourite poet!

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Ovi Odiete 17 August 2015

This is truly intriguing...

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Anna Russell 27 September 2006

I think this poem does Emily proud. A wonderful tribute to a wonderful poet. Hugs Anna xxx

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Jerry Hughes 18 October 2005

a beautifully written tribute to one of my very favourit poets. Thank you.

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Madcorporatelawyer . 21 September 2005

ED is one of my favourite poets too. i really like your style Charlotte.

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Alexander Shaumyan 24 August 2005

Excellent tribute. Well done!

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