Ted Hughes & Sylvia Plath read “Dying is an art. Like everything else, I do it exceptionally well. I do it so it feels like hell. I do it so it feels real. I guess you could say I have a call.” ~Sylvia Plath
Ted Hughes & Sylvia Plath
sylvia plath & ted hughes
Poet/author Sylvia Plath and future Poet Laureate Ted Hughes, 1956. Plath committed suicide at age 30 and their son committed suicide at age 47.
Portrait of Ted Hughes by Sylvia Plath, 1956.
Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes
sylvia plath, frieda & nicolas picking daffodils in devon, this picture inspired ted hughes to write perfect light in birthday letters
Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes in Paris just after their honeymoon in Benidorm, Spain, 1956
My favourite poem, open, raw, sad, honest, passionate, angry and as real as it gets
Defying the alphabet
Sun-kissed youth: A young Sylvia Plath would date 'hundreds' of boys before she met her destiny in Ted Hughes
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