World Poetry Day 2016

It is World Poetry Day today. Here’s a jaunty poem from Emily Dickinson for you, celebrating the arrival of Spring. Enjoy! 🙂

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2 thoughts on “World Poetry Day 2016

  1. Joan Hudson says:

    With tumbled hair of swarms of bees,
    And flower-robes dancing in the breeze,
    With sweet, unsteady lotus-glances,
    Intoxicated, Spring advances.

    From an anthology of Sanskrit poems of 12th-15th centuries (trans. John Brough, 1968
    Penguin book of Garden Writing

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