This is one stanza from a poem by Emily Dickinson. Isn’t it beauiful?
There’s also a book you might like that was inspired by this poem. It’s called Feathers and it was written by Jaqueline Woodson. It’s probably best for 5th graders and up. I read it a few years ago and loved it.
Sarah Hurt is the Assistant Director at Camp and an eleven year-old at heart. A graduate of Wake Forest University, Sarah loves good stories, twinkling stars, and porch swings. When she’s not at Camp, Sarah lives in Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, with her dog, Riley.