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Respectfully, Emily Dickinson

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Respectfully, Emily Dickinson

I’m somebody!  Who are you?
Are you somebody too?
Then there’s a pair of us – do tell!
We must advertise – you know!

How dreary to be nobody!
More worthless than a frog
Who without a name - croaks all day
To be a bump on a log!

In response to:  Emily Dickinson’s poem – I’m nobody! Who are you?

Copyright © Elaine George

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  1. Date: 3/18/2009 9:49:00 AM
    Wonderful writing here, Elaine!! Just finished a beautifully illustrated book "Judge Tenderly Of Me" by one of my favorites and your tribute is very well done! Haven't kept up with the contests but this surely is a winner!

  1. Date: 12/26/2008 4:41:00 PM
    Chirp on, squawk! Cheer! Bellow! No question WE are someones! Love Your work. Light & Love Happy Holy Days Debbie Guzzi

  1. Date: 12/21/2008 2:41:00 AM
    Awesome, my friend. :) This is so perfext, she is one of the very best, and you sure did her proud! This stands apart. love, Kristin

  1. Date: 12/21/2008 12:42:00 AM
    Best wishes with this one Elaine.Rgds Brian & thanks for your welcome observations on my postings

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 4:49:00 PM
    This is awesome...and Emily Dickinson is one of my favourites. a bump on a log! LOL Love and hugs, Christie

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 4:16:00 PM
    Ha ha! This is totally delightful. You are on a roll with your writing Lainie. Great to see you here posting once again. Good luck in the contest! Love, Shar

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 2:43:00 PM
    yes! you have her.good work and a great studie. john

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 1:41:00 PM
    Wonderful and delightful! You did wonders with this RSVP creation, and made me smile! Good luck, Elaine! ~ Carrie

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 1:37:00 PM
    Amazing write Elaine. You are talent and this piece has winner sailing through it.

  1. Date: 12/20/2008 1:03:00 PM
    Stunning write, Elaine. I have been thinking about entering Tracy's contest and very nearly chose the same poem. So glad I didn't because mine would have been dull, dull, dull compared to yours! Good luck in the contest, though I don't think you'll need it. Love, Nigel