Review: Patti Smith – “M Train”

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

My review of Patti Smith’s “M Train”, a great travel tome, with a lot of other stuff thrown in. I give it 4/5.

Sylvia Plath: 50 years post suicide

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Today marks 50 years since Sylvia Plath’s death.

On Sylvia Plath – “The Bell Jar”

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

Just a tip on this interesting and well-written article on Plath, how TBJ is still popular and, of course, re. Ted Hughes: In 1972, the feminist poet Robin Morgan published a poem called “The Arraignment,“ which contained this memorable rhyme: I accuse Ted Hughes She was accusing him, more or less, of the murder of […]

The best books of 2010

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

A list of what I find to be the best books released or/and consumed by yours truly in 2010. May 2011 be even better!

Ted Hughes on destroying/editing Sylvia Plath

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Ted Hughes speaking of how he deleted/edited/destroyed Sylvia Plath’s last writings, as quoted from an interview in “The Paris Review Interviews, vol. III”.