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Ted Hughes Sylvia Plath

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


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.

from Mail Online

What does the suicide of Ted Hughes' son tell us about his poisonous legacy?

sylvia plath, frieda & nicolas picking daffodils in devon, this picture inspired ted hughes to write perfect light in birthday letters

from Mail Online

Sylvia Plath in love: A mesmerising portrait of the tragic poet as a young, sexually uninhibited sun-loving party girl - told by the lovers she discarded for Ted Hughes

Sun-kissed youth: A young Sylvia Plath would date 'hundreds' of boys before she met her destiny in Ted Hughes