Emily Dickinson

1830-1886

To wait an Hour - is long -

If Love be just beyond -

To wait Eternity - is short -

If Love reward the end.

 

For a brief biographical sketch, please click on the following source:

Perspectives in American Literature

Extended biography, poems and articles:

The Poetry Foundation

A repostiory for the study of resources related to Dickinson:

Dickinson Electronic Archives