Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 1)   I remember my English teacher reading this to us and suddenly understanding what it meant to be struck dumb by shock and awe.

Plath’s “Daddy”

Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 1) I remember my English teacher reading this to us and suddenly understanding what it meant to be struck dumb by shock and awe.

And I hope we do,my darling James who could not take another day in this world.I will miss you x

Sylvia: Air Art Print

And I hope we do,my darling James who could not take another day in this world.I will miss you x

Sylvia Plath in Paris, 1956 (Gordon Lameyer). The doomed American poetess was probably on her honeymoon, and looked happy enough.

Sylvia Plath in Paris, 1956 (Gordon Lameyer). The doomed American poetess was probably on her honeymoon, and looked happy enough.

Listen: Sylvia Plath Reads “Daddy”

Listen: Sylvia Plath Reads “Daddy”

Sylvia Plath Reads 'Daddy'...Sylvia, one of America's first major feminist writter, reading from her own work. I would guess her suicide attempt at 10 was due to abuse by her father...

"I felt very still and very empty. The way the eye of a tornado must feel. Moving dully along in the middle of the surrounding hullabaloo." -Sylvia Plath

"I felt very still and very empty. The way the eye of a tornado must feel. Moving dully along in the middle of the surrounding hullabaloo." -Sylvia Plath

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