All Items 1 Collection 2 Archives & Special Collections 1 Emily Dickinson Collection 1 Contributor 2 Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 1 Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932 1 Topic 3 American poetry 1 Archives 1 Women poets, American 1 Part Of 1 Emily Dickinson Collection 1 Genre 2 Poems 1 Transcriptions (documents) 1 mods.identifier 2 Franklin # 747 1 Johnson # 724 1 Transcription of Emily Dickinson's "It's easy to invent a life" Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 A transcription of Emily Dickinson's poem "It's easy to invent a life." The transcription is part of the collection of transcriptions of Dickinson's poems produced by Mabel Loomis Todd for publication in a volume edited by her. Most transcriptions are in Todd’s own hand; some are typed, and some were transcribed by other individuals. A penciled note, "Miss Graves (Mrs. Houghton)," is written on the bottom right corner and refers to Harriet Graves Houghton. Other editor's marks and notations are written on the transcript in pencil and a word has been corrected in pen. Transcription of Emily Dickinson's "It's easy to invent a life"