A Poem For Monday


A third selection from Emily Dickinson’s newly published “scraps”:

But are not

all   Facts   Dreams

as    soon    as

we      put

them     behind


More in this series here and here.

(From The Gorgeous Nothings by Emily Dickinson © 2013 by Christine Burgin and New Directions. Transcription images copyright © 2013 by Jen Bervin and Marta Werner. Reprinted by permission of New Directions Publishing Corp.)