Currently Reading Quotes

Currently Reading Quotes: Sylvia Plath’s “Ariel”

“The comets
Have such a space to cross,

Such coldness, forgetfulness.”

Sylvia Plath’s The Night Dream.

Is an art, like everything else.
I do it exceptionally well.”

Sylvia Plath’s Lady Lazarus.

“I am inhabited by a cry.
Nightly it flaps out
Looking, with its hooks, for something to love.

I am terrified by this dark thing
That sleeps in me;
All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.”

Sylvia Plath’s Elm.