From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
A Route of Evanescence

A Route of Evanescence

  

by Emily Dickinson

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

According to scholar Judith Far, Dickinson often sent her poems to friends, along with little bouquets of flowers. Aww. How sweet. (Source)

The color cochineal is derived from smashing up and boiling the females of a kind of beetle that lives on cacti in Mexico. Pretty…but gross. Pretty gross. (Source)

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement