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“I Hold Back Nothing.” – Anne Sexton

Today is the birthday of poet Anne Sexton. When you read the Complete Poems, you can feel her sliding off the rails at the end (I’m not talking about mentally, I’m talking about the quality of her work, although the … Continue reading

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The Books: The Complete Poems: Anne Sexton

Daily Book Excerpt: Poetry. Next book on the shelf: The Complete Poems: Anne Sexton “I hold back nothing.” — Anne Sexton, 1969 When you read the Complete Poems, you can feel her sliding off the rails at the end (I’m … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: Anne Sexton

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