.Emily Dickinson was one of the most famous Americans poets of the 19th century. This is the house she lived in her whole life in Amherst, Mass. Today it is a museum. ..I took this in Oct 2004. It wasnt until many months after I took this pic that I noticed there appeared to be a figure protruding from the window at bottom right. At first I thought it was a reflection, but when I zoomed in, rather than being more distorted, the figure became more clearly defined. Then I noticed the figure
Celia Thaxter, a famous American poet, grew up on the Isles of Shoals where her father was a lighthouse keeper and then on Smuttynose and Appledore Islands. You can still visit her gardens on Appledore Island--they are absolutely beautiful!