Anne Sexton Quotes (62 quotes)




Anne Sexton
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Letters to Dr. Y. - Words for Dr. Y (1978)
Anne Sexton
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As quoted in: "The New York Times Book Review" (1985), p. 47
Anne Sexton
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Live or die (1966), p. 56
Anne Sexton
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Selected poems (Oxford University Press, 1964), p. 90
Anne Sexton
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The death notebooks (1974), p. 71 - ISBN: 9780395182819
Anne Sexton
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The awful rowing toward God (1975)
Anne Sexton
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The death notebooks (1974), p. 8
Anne Sexton
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All My Pretty Ones (1962)
Anne Sexton
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The Poet's Story, January 1, 1972 entry - A Small Journal (1974)


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Born: November 9, 1928

Died: October 4, 1974 (aged 45)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Anne Sexton was an American poet, known for her highly personal, confessional verse. She won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1967. Themes of her poetry include her suicidal tendencies, long battle against depression and various intimate details from her private life, including her relationships with her husband and children.

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