Archives For Anne Sexton


TODAY is the birthday of the poet
Anne Sexton, born 1928.

In remembrance of the poet, we offer three recordings of her reading poems…

Anne Sexton

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The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
9 November 2012

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

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“He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.” – Poet, Dylan Thomas. Remembering Thomas, who died on this day in 1953
“What’s the harm of a little mystification? It sure beats boring statistical analyses.” – Carl Sagan, born on this day 1934

“The joy that isn’t shared dies young.” – Poet Anne Sexton, born on this day 1928

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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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