Brat Farrar (bratfarrar) wrote,
Brat Farrar
bratfarrar

Poem: Bees

- Emily Dickinson


Bees are Black, with Gilt Surcingles--
Buccaneers of Buzz.
Ride abroad in ostentation
And subsist on Fuzz.

Fuzz ordained--not Fuzz contindent--
Marrows of the Hill.
Jugs--a Universe's fracture
Could not jar or spill.
Tags: poetry
Subscribe

Posts from This Journal “poetry” Tag

  • poem: Sonnet 76

    - William Shakespeare Why is my verse so barren of new pride, So far from variation or quick change? Why with the time do I not glance aside To…

  • poem: The Hostage

    - Walter de la Mare In dead of dark to his starry North Saint Nicholas drew near-- He had ranged the world this wintry night, His elk-bells…

  • poem: Month of January

    - Hilaire Belloc It freezes - all across a soundless sky The birds go home. The governing dark's begun: The steadfast dark that waits not for…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments