Hope Is A Thing With Feathers - And I have had a funeral in m brain
My daughter is named Emily because this is what my wife talked abou the night we met.
Hope is the thing with...
The past is not a package one can lay away. Emily Dickinson
Beautiful Poet - its beautifully haunting and self-destructive, i think she is pure genius, it is so morbid, so real.
"Heavenly Father" - Emily Dickinson - “Heavenly Father,” take to thee
The supreme iniquity,
Fashioned by thy candid hand
In a moment contraband.
Though to trust us seem to...
See Username - I love to make usernames from Dickinson phrases. Dickinson has definitely been hugely influential on me as a writer.
"On This Long Storm The Rainbow Rose" - Emily Dickinson - "ON this long storm the rainbow rose,
On this late morn the sun;
The clouds, like listless elephants,
"Exhilaration Is The Breeze" - Emily Dickinson - "Exhilaration is the Breeze
That lifts us from the ground,
And leaves us in another place
Whose statement is not found;
There's So Much To Dickinson! - Like a lot of other people, I was forced to read Emily Dickinson's poetry early on in school before I was old enough to get into it and see that it...
"I Measure Every Grief" - Emily Dickinson - "I measure every grief I meet
With analytic eyes;
I wonder if it weighs like mine,
Or has an easier size.
I wonder if they bore it long...
"God Gave A Loaf" - Emily Dickinson - "God gave a loaf to every bird,
But just a crumb to me;
I dare not eat it, though I starve,--
My poignant luxury
To own it, touch it, prove...
My Favorite. - 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!
"My Garden" - Emily Dickinson - "I Have not told my garden yet,
Lest that should conquer me;
I have not quite the strength now
To break it to the bee.
I will not name it in the...
"Remember Me" - Emily Dickinson - “Remember me,” implored the Thief—
“My Visitor in Paradise
I give thee Guaranty.”
That courtesy will fair remain...
"I Shall Not Live In Vain" - Emily Dickinson - If I can stop one heart from breaking,
I shall not live in vain;
If I can ease one life the aching,
Or cool one pain,
Or help one...
"A Cloud Withdrew From The Sky" - Emily Dickinson - "A Cloud withdrew from the Sky
Superior Glory be
But that Cloud and its Auxiliaries
Are forever lost to me
Had I but further...
Love It,it My Brains Drug of Choice - she had a personality of her own,that`s for shure."i died for beauty" really? but ,to think the world might not have ever heard of...
Em - Yeah, she was one crazy *****! Lol But she was the one who basically started self-reflective poetry. Think about it. She knew what she was talking about, but she was in love...
"The Right To Perish" - Emily Dickinson - "The right to perish might be thought
An undisputed right,
Attempt it, and the Universe upon the opposite
Will concentrate its officers...
"The Stars Are Old" - Emily Dickinson - "The stars are old, that stood for me—
The West a little worn,
Yet newer glows the only Gold
I ever cared to earn—
Presuming on that...
"Death Is A Dialogue" - Emily Dickinson - "DEATH is a dialogue between
The spirit and the dust."
"Dissolve,” says Death. The Spirit, “Sir,
I have another trust...
"Hope" - Emily Dickinson - “Hope” is the thing with feathers -
That perches in the soul -
And sings the tune without the words -
And never stops - at all -
"Much Madness" - "Much madness is divinest sense
To a discerning eye;
Much sense the starkest madness.
’T is the majority
In this, as all, prevails.
Assent, and you are sane...
"A Clock Stopped" - Emily Dickinson - "A clock stopped -- not the mantel's
Geneva's farthest skill
Can't put the puppet bowing
That just now dangled still.
An awe came on the...
"The Butterfly Obtains" - Emily Dickinson - "The Butterfly obtains
But little sympathy,
Though favorably mentioned
Because he travels freely
And wears a...
"A Route Of Evanescence" - Emily Dickinson - "A Route of Evanescence,
With a revolving Wheel –
A Resonance of Emerald
A Rush of Cochineal –
And every Blossom on the Bush...
"A Coffin" - Emily Dickinson - "A Coffin—is a small Domain,
Yet able to contain
A Citizen of Paradise
In it diminished Plane.
A Grave—is a restricted Breadth—
"A Long Sleep" - Emily Dickinson - "A LONG, long sleep, a famous sleep
That makes no show for dawn
By stretch of limb or stir of lid,—
An independent one.
Was ever idleness...
"Will There Be A Morning" - Emily Dickinson - "WILL there really be a morning?
Is there such a thing as day?
Could I see it from the mountains
If I were as tall as they?
"So Small A Flower" - Emily Dickinson - "We should not mind so small a flower,
Except it quiet bring
Our little garden that we lost
Back to the lawn again.
So spicy her...
"Could Not Stop Death" - Emily Dickinson - "Because I could not stop for Death,
He kindly stopped for me;
The carriage held but just ourselves
Best Reason For Love Ever..!! - "Why do I love" You, Sir?
The Wind does not require the Grass
To answer—Wherefore when He pass
She cannot keep Her place.
Would you trade
a solid foundation
for crooked walls
flilled with broken windows?
You can have safe words
With tired promises
or you can have poetry,
GoosebumpsI love this one. If you can't read the image, here's the text:What should I say when I want to kiss the side of your neck and leave it at that?When I want to feel the...
So I've come to know that I cannot live without my journal.. It's helped my threw lots of bad and good times in my life. I haven't journaled in awhile and today I was pleasantly...
Okay, I was in a relationship for six years, then I met a guy who changed my whole world.
I never cheated on my previous partner, but I emotionally did, when I realized what I was...
I fell in love with him without noticing it. In a very short span of time, he made me feel so special. I love him yet I made something that made him be mad at me. He broke up with...
I have always been a witness of someone else's happiness. When I was a kid, I would wonder why my friends belonged so perfectly with their families, while all I had was a mother...
I'm a crossdresser. Ever since I was a kid I fantasized about someday having to dress like a woman. I was very shy when I was in school, so I often got called names and I think...
My boyfriend and I won't be together on Valentine's Day but we're hoping to get a little tipsy and get dirty on Skype. I'm really shy, so I hope it isn't too awkward.
Pantys - what are you wearing today?
Someone commented you can no longer post the word "Pantys." I'll change the ies to yes and see what happens. After all it's only underwear.
Seeing Dali's paintings for the first time inspired me to take up painting. The surreal worlds and images that came from that odd guys mind are incredible. It's like he was on a...
This girl whom I hold so close to my heart, the beautiful angel who brightened my days. The girl I could lay next to at night and let the stars keep us company, has left me for...
I fell in Love with my Best friend and I can't do anything about it.. He wants to stay friends, and he is suicidal. I need to help him, but he is so depressed, he is not only...
Especially the sub-bass he employs in Limit to Your Love!
Anyone played Jade Dynasty from Arc Games?Cuz it's quite cool.
Pantera brang the metal, Nirvana ushered in a new style, Pearl Jam defined my inner self. Weezer and Green Day rocked.. God.. the 80's were the soundtrack of my childhood but the 9...
Whats My Favorite Email Service Of All Time
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Sunday, August 15, 2010
One of my most favorite email service provider Is Gmail cause It's rated number 1 on...
He's all man and muscle! Makes me feel safe
I read this poem for the first time and automatically sighed..
You can hold me like a book
I won't care of the creases you
Make on my spine. You can turn my pages, the corners...
We Are The Sum Of Our Moments ...For those who can't read the typewritten copy:What do I know about this life, but that all life is and ever has been is a tapestry of moments...
My favorite novel of all time. Reading it is like being pulled into a real, living, breathing universe. How can one man have had such wisdom and insight into the human condition...
Sad but true all because of a surgery and now I'm stuck at home. Anyways I got to see him for about 10 minutes my mom took me to buy him chocolates and a balloon and a card . I was...
I've been to the museum of his art in St. Petersburg, Florida more than a half dozen times and each time it seems I pick out something more interesting or subtle in his paintings...