The BEST Episodes of Dickinson
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2021
Network: Apple TV+
Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.
#1 - You cannot put a Fire out
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 26, 2021
While the whole town attends the christening of Jane’s baby, Emily fights to get her poems back from Sam
#2 - ‘Faith’ is a fine invention
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
During a solar eclipse, Emily confronts the Shadow of Death in her home.
#3 - I felt a Funeral, in my Brain
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Season finale. Emily’s relationships are challenged as she moves into a new chapter of life.
#4 - There’s a certain Slant of light
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
On Christmas, Emily tries to be the “good little woman.” Zosia Mamet guest stars.
#5 - Before I got my eye put out
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 8, 2021
Emily’s insular poetic world is rocked when Sue introduces her to Sam Bowles, a newspaper editor with a strong interest in publishing women.
#6 - A brief, but patient illness
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily takes a “sick day” to write and finds a connection with her father’s law clerk.
#7 - Split the lark
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 29, 2021
Things don't go as planned when Emily tries to express her gratitude to Sam during a night at the opera.
#8 - I Like a Look of Agony
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 19, 2021
To distract himself from the pain of life, Austin throws a tea party for his old college friends—but the day is disrupted by a major political event.
#9 - We lose - because we win
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
On her father’s election day, Emily defiantly attempts to publish another poem.
#10 - The Daisy follows soft the Sun
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 15, 2021
After some time without news from Sam, Emily begins to suffer from writer’s block. To rediscover her inspiration, she ventures into the landscape.
#11 - I’m Nobody! Who are you?
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 12, 2021
When her poem is finally published in Sam's newspaper, Emily is shocked to discover that she has become invisible to the world.
#12 - I have never seen ’Volcanoes’
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Women are forbidden at Amherst, so Emily and Sue get creative to attend a lecture.
#13 - I am afraid to own a Body
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily confronts tough issues at a meeting of the local Shakespeare Club.
#14 - Forever - is composed of Nows
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 5, 2021
Thinking she’s blown her shot at publication, Emily spirals into depression. Her mother attempts to help her with a trip to the water cure.
#15 - Fame is a fickle food
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 8, 2021
Her participation in an Amherst baking contest gives Emily a taste of fame and celebrity, but she questions the benefits.
#16 - Wild nights
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily and Austin throw a party, and their mutual love for Sue causes tension.
#17 - Alone, I cannot be
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily seeks help from an author (John Mulaney) when her favorite tree is threatened.
#18 - Forbidden Fruit a flavor has
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 22, 2021
When she learns that Sam plans to publish her poem, Emily embraces being his latest discovery while attending one of Sue’s salons.
#19 - Because I could not stop
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily’s attempt to publish a poem sparks backlash. Wiz Khalifa guest stars.
#20 - The only Ghost I ever saw
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 8, 2021
Torn about whether to allow Sam to publish her work, Emily hosts a séance in search of guidance.