The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson, poet of the interior life, imagined words/swords, hurling barbed syllables/piercing. Nothing about her adult appearance or habitation revealed such a militant soul. Only poems, written quietly in a room of her own, often hand-stitched in small volumes, then hidden in a drawer, revealed her true self. She did not live in time but in...show more

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Anonymous
Apr 26, 2023
4/10 stars
WARNING: This review is by someone who does not study or analyze poetry. This review is by someone who reads poetry rather quickly and hopes for something to strike her like a bolt of lightning. There will be no scholarly technical terms. You've been warned.

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I am just going to adore these lovely poems. I may sit on a blanket under a large oak tree while reading about life and love and nature and death (er...ti...read more
booklov3r4eva
Mar 12, 2022
6/10 stars
Emily Dickinson, get a life!

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