Reader recommendation: Lives Like Loaded Guns

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Are you puzzled by Emily’s poems? Rejoice! Lives Like Loaded Guns, a biography of Emily Dickinson and her family by Lyndall Gordon, will open your eyes. The scholarship is awesome; the results magical. 


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