Tag Archives: Emily Dickinson

Homage to Emily

I’m mad forEmily Dickinson.  Her poems are like messages in a bottle, that I’ve been lucky enough to uncork and read, beach combing by myself some early morning by the sea.  Her poems are not about the ocean or even … Continue reading

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Two 4 One

I’m falling behind my visit to the d’Verse Poets Pub this week.   Binging on Apple TV’s Dickinson (see previous post) may have something to do with it.  Today’s poem combines Kim’s Quadrille #96 suggestion “wild”  with Lillian‘s “dream” prompt.  Alliteration … Continue reading

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Emily Redux

As a long-time fan of “the Belle of Amherst” and a poet myself I was completely delighted to find a new TV show about Emily Dickinson.  Emily is so often betrayed as a sad, loveless recluse, but in fact she … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMO # 25 Clerihew

Sarah Louise Palin suffers from chagrin she stalked a high office but fell on her faux pas’s   ~ Emily Elizabeth Dickinson words sometimes seem overdone she hid from the world in her home to the end its workings too … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo -Fifth Prompt – The Belle of Amherst

A few years ago, I was asked to write the program notes for The Belle of Amherst, a one-woman play about Emily Dickinson written by William Luce, and immersed myself in all things Emily.  I didn’t read all her poems, … Continue reading

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