- Sylvia,1932–63, U.S. poet.
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Who could not wonder what Plath might have achieved if she had been given even a decade more to write?Thank You, Elizabeth Wurtzel: ‘Prozac Nation’ Turns 20
July 31, 2014
Yes, I confess that Plath putting her head into the oven, too, was portrayed.Robert Pinsky: The Comedy of Seamus Heaney
October 1, 2013
There between the third and fourth version of “Sheep in Fog” is the shift that sets Plath floundering and signals her desperation.
Plath writes in the kind of third-person interior monologue she often used for her short stories and early fiction.
Ted Hughes himself never put much store on Plath's short stories.
- Sylvia. 1932–63, US poet living in England. She wrote two volumes of verse, The Colossus (1960) and Ariel (1965), and a novel, The Bell Jar (1963): she was married to Ted Hughes