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Nature Rarer Uses Yellow

Nature rarer uses yellow
Than another hue;
Saves she all of that for sunsets, –
Prodigal of blue


– Emily Dickinson


Essential Oils — are wrung

Essential Oils — are wrung by Emily Dickinson

Essential Oils — are wrung
The Attar from the Rose
Be not expressed by Suns — alone… 26 more words


Envelope Poems

In this short life

which only lasts an hour

how much – how little –

is within our power

-Emily Dickinson

I was recently in Barnes and Noble – because I went out for cat food, obviously – and purchased a couple of books of poetry. 297 more words


I measure every Grief I meet

I measure every Grief I meet (561)

Emily Dickinson, 1830 – 1886

I measure every Grief I meet
With narrow, probing, eyes – 
I wonder if It weighs like Mine – 
Or has an Easier size.
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Daily Post

I could suffice for Him, I knew

I could suffice for Him, I knew by Emily Dickinson

I could suffice for Him, I knew—
He—could suffice for Me—
Yet Hesitating Fractions—Both
Surveyed Infinity— 64 more words


They put Us far apart

They put Us far apart by Emily Dickinson

They put Us far apart—
As separate as Sea
And Her unsown Peninsula—
We signified “These see”— 95 more words


Our Tarot, featuring Emily Dickinson

Our Tarot is an intersectional feminist tarot card deck devised by my dear friend of over fifteen years, Sarah Shipman, a talented multimedia artist based in Georgia.  1,345 more words