The BEST Episodes of Dickinson
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2022
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 - Grief is a Mouse
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 17, 2021
Emily takes steps to ensure that her family won’t repeat their past mistakes. The Amherst gang gathers for a fond farewell.
#4 - I felt a Funeral, in my Brain
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily's relationships are challenged as she moves into a new chapter of life.
#5 - 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."
#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 - 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.
#8 - 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.
#9 - 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.
#10 - 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.
#11 - “Hope” is the thing with feathers
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 4, 2021
Amid the Civil War’s mounting casualties, the Dickinsons grieve one of their own—and Emily struggles to keep the peace in her family.
#12 - Sang from the Heart, Sire
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 19, 2021
Emily tries to celebrate her father’s birthday with an old-fashioned family singalong, but it devolves into another battle in the Dickinsons’ own civil war.
#13 - It feels a shame to be Alive -
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 4, 2021
Frazar Stearns leaves to meet his fate on the battlefield just as the Dickinson family welcomes a new life.
#14 - The Future never spoke
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 3, 2021
After a clash with Sue, Emily wishes she could escape from this troubled time altogether. Austin struggles with a man's responsibility in wartime.
#15 - 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.
#16 - This was a Poet -
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 24, 2021
Series finale. Emily asks Betty to help her design a new dress. The Dickinson family is surprised by an unexpected guest.
#17 - 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.
#18 - 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.
#19 - Wild nights
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Emily and Austin throw a party, and their mutual love for Sue causes tension.
#20 - 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.
#21 - 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.
#22 - 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.
#23 - A little Madness in the Spring
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 25, 2021
The Dickinsons take a fun family outing to an asylum. Henry helps the soldiers with a uniform inspection.
#24 - My Life had stood – a Loaded Gun -
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 10, 2021
On the day of a soldier's memorial, Emily's efforts to keep her family's hope alive reach a breaking point and she descends into a personal inferno.
#25 - The Soul has Bandaged moments
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 4, 2021
Determined to heal the nation, Emily and Lavinia host a sewing circle to support the troops with help from Amherst’s finest seamstress, Betty.