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Analysis and comments on Nobody knows this little Rose by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 57 of 347, added on March 18th, 2006 at 5:42 AM.

this is a verry nice one!!! i like it a lot because it is full of meaning,
it is very deep!

richel from Italy
Comment 56 of 347, added on March 16th, 2006 at 8:09 AM.

The poem shoes thta a person has sooo many talents and is able to acheive
the impossible, but no body knows it yet... I really like it!!!!!

Darren from United States
Comment 55 of 347, added on February 17th, 2006 at 2:08 PM.

i like this poem

Ankit Grover from United States
Comment 54 of 347, added on February 9th, 2006 at 7:58 PM.

through its use of words, images, and sound poetry can provide us with new
ways of thinking about ordinary events, feelings, and momentous occasions.
In short, poetry helps us to understand about life. Emily Dickinson
polished her use of words and phrases over many years and will be renowned
for it until our society loses all interest in the written word.

Some Dude from United States
Comment 53 of 347, added on January 24th, 2006 at 9:41 AM.

this speaks to me !! i love it i realy think this one is the best !!!out of
all her poems :)

angela from United Kingdom
Comment 52 of 347, added on January 11th, 2006 at 7:26 AM.

Most people only get noticed after death !
So, we take a lessons from this poem.
Thanks to you Emily Dickinson.....

Suada Numanovich from Turkey
Comment 51 of 347, added on December 29th, 2005 at 9:36 PM.

I am not a big fan of poetry, but when I came across this poem and really
thought about it, I actually understood it. It is one of the shortest yet
deepest things I have ever read. It made me realize that things or people
can go through life without being noticed and it is very sad.

stacy from United States
Comment 50 of 347, added on December 9th, 2005 at 12:49 AM.

The poem has the Little Rose as its protagonist. It's beautiful, sensual
and sad.

Phyliss from Singapore
Comment 49 of 347, added on November 15th, 2005 at 10:06 PM.

I think Emily was trying to convince herself that she didn't need people.
(Make sure you read her poem about being a nobody.) The rose represents
herself. She wrote such beautiful poetry, without ever seeing it really
reach the public. She was probably secluding herself in the same way
people like me feel guilty about shopping at Walmart. She didn't want to
contribute to the shallow masses. She lived on principle, perhaps thinking
it wasn't really making much of a difference. But Emily's roselike poetry
did eventually matter.
Can you tell I'm going through essay writing withdrawl?

Lacy from United States
Comment 48 of 347, added on November 2nd, 2005 at 11:05 AM.

This poem is one of my favorites. A couple years ago I had a friend who
sang this poem as a song for a compitetion and it went great!

Courtney from United States

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 35. Nobody knows this little Rose
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Aug 29 2002

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