Tag Archives: Emily Dickinson

Fame Is a Bee

Fame is a bee. It has a song – It has a sting – Ah, too, it has a wing. – Emily Dickinson Advertisements

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By Chivalries As Tiny

By Chivalries as tiny, A Blossom, or a Book, The seeds of smiles are planted — Which blossom in the dark. Emily Dickinson

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There is no Frigate like a Book

There is no Frigate like a Book To take us Lands away Nor any Coursers like a Page Of prancing Poetry – This Travel may the poorest take Without oppress of Toll – How frugal is the Chariot That bears … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Mouse of Amherst by Elizabeth Spires

I’m Nobody! Who are you? Are you – Nobody – too? Then there’s a pair of us! Don’t tell! they’d banish us – you know! – How dreary – to be – Somebody! How public – like a Frog – … Continue reading

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On this wondrous sea

On this wondrous sea Sailing silently, Ho! Pilot, ho! Knowest thou the shore Where no breakers roar – Where the storm is o’er? – In the peaceful west Many the sail at rest – The anchors fast – Thither I … Continue reading

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“Hope” is the thing with feathers –

“Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops – at all – – And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard – And … Continue reading

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Quotable Quotes #13

Whoever wishes to hold the fortress of contemplation must first train in the camp of action. – Pope St. Gregory the Great The “digital highway” is a street teeming with people who are often hurting, men and women looking for … Continue reading

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