I’m Nobody.

Who are you?

Nobody, too, or–are you Somebody?

Nobody is a Somebody, you know.

Or–is Somebody a–Nobody?

Whatever the case, they’re a pair–

Those two.

But be careful,

Don’t tell!

They’re sure to banish us, you¬†know!


My reaction to Emily Dickinson’s poem, in honor of National Poetry Month. -Wilbur