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Analysis and comments on The Lightning is a yellow Fork by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 2 of 4, added on July 19th, 2013 at 7:17 PM.
The Lightning is a Yellow Fork -E. Dickinson

Her poem is her pointing right
at flashing mental lightning,
as she herself makes light of light
to give her mind a quietning.


buddy larsen from United States
Comment 1 of 4, added on July 2nd, 2009 at 1:33 PM.

I know the poetess and her magnificent poems. This poem is new for me and
expresses,according to my opinion,the presence of Nature in Her strenght
and energy ; the light comes to reveal darkness of the surrounding and of
the poet's intimacy.Dickinson is an example of woman which marked a
revolution in poetry because she embodied poetry itself dressed in white
women clothes. I really love thi poetess

Francesca Caputo from Italy

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Information about The Lightning is a yellow Fork

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1173. The Lightning is a yellow Fork
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
Viewed: 1469 times
Poem of the Day: Oct 9 2003


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