Quiet Dust

This poem by Emily Dickinson is short but so powerful. Pieces like this make me believe I can keep doing short poetry, because it is impactful.

 
  #813
This quiet Dust was Gentlemen and Ladies
And Lads and Girls –
Was laughter and ability and Sighing
And Frocks and Curls.
 

This Passive Place a Summer’s nimble mansion.
Where Bloom and Bees
Exists an Oriental Circuit
Then cease, like these –

Advertisements

Share your thoughts on this piece.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s