50 Great Books Every 20-Something Must Know  #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.com/best-books-millenials-reading-list#slide38  The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath What: Plath’s beloved semi-autobiographical novel about a young girl’s spiral into depression. Why: Because at your darkest moments, sometimes it helps to remember: Plath felt it too, and felt it worst, and felt it most beautifully.

Your Reading List For September Is Officially SET

The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath’s beloved semi-autobiographical novel about a young girl’s spiral into Because at your darkest moments, sometimes it helps to remember: Plath felt it too, and felt it worst, and felt it most beautifully.

“My heartbeat boomed like a dull motor in my ears.”  “I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart.”  “I am, I am, I am.”  — Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar- “My heartbeat boomed like a dull motor in my ears.” “I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart.” — Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar Infographic | Course Hero

Study Guide for Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar including chapter summary, character analysis, and more. Learn all about The Bell Jar, ask questions, and get the answers you need.

Sylvia Plath The Bell Jar quote fig tree

Sylvia Plath The Bell Jar quote fig tree~~ Feed all your dreams no one says they all can't come true

Silvia Plath explains what it's like to experience the overwhelming possibilities & opportunities in life, only to feel stuck & unable to choose which direction to take in life. The MORAL= Never be afraid to go after what you want. You can ALWAYS change your mind or start over, but avoiding making a decision will leave you watching all of life's opportunities wither away before your eyes...

Shared by andrewstnh. The Fig Tree - Sylvia Plath and ZenPencils

Sylvia, Esther and The Bell Jar | Quixotic Semiotic  “When they asked me what I wanted to be I said I didn’t know. “Oh, sure you know,” the photographer said. “She wants,” said Jay Cee wittily, “to be everything.”

“I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am.” — Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar (Skyler laying awake at night)

i loved how it was written so well that i didn't even realize esther was insane. pour one out for sylvia plath, y'all.

The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar - Sylvia Plath Amazing story of Esther Greenwood, who slowly goes insane and ends up in a mental hospital. Who better to write about this than Sylvia Plath?

ilustracao-a-redoma-de-vidro

A Redoma de Vidro, de Sylvia Plath

This list of must-reads is excellent. I have to agree about each f the ones I've already read, and each suggestion sounds great.

34 Classic Books That Won't Actually Bore You

the bell jar - sylvia plath, originally published 1973 under the pseudonym 'victoria lucas'

“I saw my life branching out before me like the green fig tree in the story. From the tip of every branch, like a fat purple fig, a wonderful future beckoned and winked. One fig was...a famous poet and another fig was a brilliant professor...as I sat there, unable to decide, the figs began to wrinkle and go black, and, one by one, they plopped to the ground at my feet.” ― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

“I saw my life branching out before me like the green fig tree in the story…

The Bell Jar chronicles the crack-up of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under -- maybe for the last time. Sylvia Plath masterfully draws t

The Bell Jar (Paperback)

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath A classic, this novel by Sylvia Plath is a must for anyone feeling lost or confused in their life. It helps to give insight into the hardships of being a person (particularly, a woman) constantly climbing uphill.

sylvia plath i can never read all the books i want, i can never be all the people i want...

Looking forward to living life to the full in Paradise. sylvia plath i can never read all the books i want, i can never be all the people i want.

the trouble was, i had been inadequate all along, i simply hadn't thought about it. - Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar #book #quotes

the trouble was, i had been inadequate all along, i simply hadn't thought about it. - Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

I felt very still and very empty, the way the eye of the tornado must feel, moving dully along in the middle of the surrounding hullabuloo.

Pinterest
Search