Poem of the Moment

From Emily Dickinson. It’s short so I’ll quote it in its entirety here:

“There is no Frigate like a Book
To take us Lands away,
Nor any Coursers like a Page
Of prancing Poetry –
This Traverse may the poorest take
Without oppress of Toll –
How frugal is the Chariot
That bears a Human soul.”

To be found here, along with many other good and nutritious things, at poets.org.

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