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Poetry to fall in love with, part 2

Did you know that April is National Poetry Month? It’s mainly an American thing, but I still love the idea of having a whole month dedicated to celebrating poetry. 702 more words


Understanding Poetry

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Most of us have friends who love to read and are intelligent, sensitive readers but simply “don’t get” poetry. 122 more words

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An Other in the Self

A Response to F407, “One need not be a Chamber – to be Haunted –” by Emily Dickinson

            Emily Dickinson’s poem F407, “One need not be a Chamber – to be Haunted –” explores a person whose soul is simultaneously independent from and united with its body. 2,350 more words



I’m Nobody! Who are you?
Are you—Nobody—too?
Then there’s a pair of us!
Don’t tell! They’d advertise—you know!

How dreary – to be – Somebody! 20 more words

Emily Dickinson

“Il per sempre è composto da molti adesso”
(Emily Dickinson)


Emily Dickinson

“Potrebbero non aver bisogno di me, ma anche averne. Lascerò il mio cuore bene in vista. Un modesto sorriso come il mio potrebbe essere proprio ciò di cui hanno necessità”
(Emily Dickinson)


the things indescribable

you were born to see it

the sweat and
the clouds
were all mingled together among
the sheets and
the sighs
when you were all but… 139 more words