Emily Dickinson

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

Woodpecker, The - Poem by Emily Dickinson

His bill an auger is,
His head, a cap and frill.
He laboreth at every tree,--
A worm his utmost goal.

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  • (1/22/2016 11:17:00 PM)

    .......I like this....a wonderful tribute to the woodpecker ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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