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IX. Have You Got A Brook In Your Little Heart?


Have you got a brook in your little heart,
Where bashful flowers blow,
And blushing birds go down to drink,
And shadows tremble so? 104 more words

Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

I rediscovered this fine lady recently. Thought a portrait was in order.


Spring Sign

Happy Spring, hon!

“The sun just touched the morning;
The morning, happy thing,
Supposed that he had come to dwell,
And life would be all spring.”

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A Bee

What do you suppose?
A bee sat on my nose.
Then what do you think?
He gave me a wink
And said, “I beg your pardon, … 27 more words


A Day! Help! Help!

I think Emily wrote this little gem just for today. Read on. My comments follow.

A Day! Help! Help! Another Day!
Your prayers, oh Passer by!

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Spiritual Formation

"Hope" is the thing with feathers ...

Poem 254 – by Emily Dickinson

“Hope” is the thing with feathers —
That perches in the soul —
And sings the tune without the words — 370 more words