Bloom

POETRY FORMAT, 16 Jan 2023

Emily Dickinson – TRANSCEND Media Service

Bloom — is Result — to meet a Flower
And casually glance
Would cause one scarcely to suspect
The minor Circumstance
Assisting in the Bright Affair
So intricately done
Then offered as a Butterfly
To the Meridian —
To pack the Bud — oppose the Worm —
Obtain its right of Dew —
Adjust the Heat — elude the Wind —
Escape the prowling Bee
Great Nature not to disappoint
Awaiting Her that Day —
To be a Flower, is profound
Responsibility —

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Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was a U.S. poet. Little-known during her life, she has since been regarded as one of the most important figures in North American poetry. Dickinson was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, into a prominent family with strong ties to its community. Wikipedia


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