Tell Emily what’s on your mind. She will listen — and give you a perfectly matched poem to lift your spirit.
Life is less lonely with a friend like Emily Dickinson.
Emily Dickinson was born nearly 200 years ago — but what shocks is how fresh and relevant her voice still is. You will find comfort in her poetry; a sense of unity with generations of readers before you.
The app works by using the latest in natural language processing to compare what you write against every line of Emily Dickinson verse. This is done entirely locally. Your thoughts belong to you. This app does not send any personal information off your device.
Emily Said It Better can also be used as a gentle and gradual way to explore Emily Dickinson’s extensive writings.
Because I could not stop for Death
He kindly stopped for me –
The Carriage held but just Ourselves –
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Emily Dickinson and her beautiful poetry inspired us to create this application.
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Your thoughts belong to you. This app does not send any personal information off your device.