In this short Life by Emily Dickinson

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In this short Life that only lasts an hour
How much – how little – is within our power

Emily Dickinson
1830-1886

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Russell Boyle, of russellboyle.com, is a mathematics teacher, writer, and poet. Russell is the author of a number of teaching resources, including the Year 7 to 8 Mathematics Short-Answer Tasks, the Year 7 to 10 Mathematics Multiple-Choice Tasks, the Year 9 Extended-Response Tasks, the solutions to the Year 12 VCAA Mathematics Exams and the Web-Programming For Beginners series of courses. Russell's poetry anthologies are titled The Beginning, Footprints and Loneliness.
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5 Responses to In this short Life by Emily Dickinson

  1. Two short and simple lines that explains how life works, amazing what poetry can do…

  2. EnglishLitGeek says:

    Reblogged this on English Lit Geek and commented:
    Wonderful poem and a great selection of poetry by many poets here.

  3. Aquileana says:

    Ethereal like Life Itself!.
    Best wishes Russell. Aquileana 😛

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