The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath


Stoner on a rollercoaster

If you are not a fan of Sylvia Plath I suggest you skip this one.

In few words this book is only novel, a semi-biography written by Sylvia Plath and basically a narration of her downward spiral, covering her suicide attempts and hospitalization.

If you know anything about her life and her writing, it’s going to be of great interest to you because you will be able to connect dots easily.

But honestly, if this is the first time you are reading this name, or you are in pleasant phase of your life you might through this book on the nearest wall just after few pages.

Everyone told me not to read it, because it’s depressing. For my folks it looks like an act of self-immolation.

But I told them it’s validating and empowering to me.

Sylvia held my hand and took me on a tour of her life that…

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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