Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.
Emily’s attempt to publish a poem sparks backlash.
Women are forbidden at Amherst, so Emily and Sue get creative to attend a lecture.
Emily and Austin throw a party, and their mutual love for Sue causes tension.
Emily seeks help from an author when her favorite tree is threatened.
Emily confronts tough issues at a meeting of the local Shakespeare Club.
Emily takes a “sick day” to write and finds a connection with her father’s law clerk.
On her father’s election day, Emily defiantly attempts to publish another poem.
On Christmas, Emily tries to be the “good little woman.”
During a solar eclipse, Emily confronts the Shadow of Death in her home.
Emily's relationships are challenged as she moves into a new chapter of life.