Anne Sexton

(9 November 1928 โ€“ 4 October 1974 / Newton, Massachusetts)

Anne Sexton Poems

1. Song For A Lady 8/7/2015
2. The Child Bearers 3/29/2010
3. The Errand 3/29/2010
4. The Fury Of Cooks 3/29/2010
5. The Fallen Angels 3/29/2010
6. The Legend Of The One-Eyed Man 3/29/2010
7. The Hangman 3/29/2010
8. The Fury Of Overshoes 3/29/2010
9. Some Foreign Letters 3/29/2010
10. Raccoon 3/29/2010
11. Portrait Of An Old Woman On The College Tavern Wall 3/29/2010
12. The Kite 3/29/2010
13. The Fury Of Earth 3/29/2010
14. The Fury Of Jewels And Coal 3/29/2010
15. The Division Of Parts 3/29/2010
16. The House 3/29/2010
17. Old Dwarf Heart 3/29/2010
18. The Firebombers 3/29/2010
19. The Lost Ingredient 3/29/2010
20. The Fury Of Guitars And Sopranos 3/29/2010
21. The Stand-Ins 3/29/2010
22. Torn Down From Glory Daily 3/29/2010
23. The Author Of The Jesus Papers Speaks 3/29/2010
24. The Interrogation Of The Man Of Many Hearts 3/29/2010
25. The Death Baby 3/29/2010
26. The Death King 3/29/2010
27. The Earth 3/29/2010
28. The Bells 3/29/2010
29. The Road Back 3/29/2010
30. The Expatriates 3/29/2010
31. Letter Written On A Ferry While Crossing Long Island Sound 3/29/2010
32. The Gold Key 3/29/2010
33. The Angel Food Dogs 3/29/2010
34. The Balance Wheel 3/29/2010
35. The Wedding Ring Dance 3/29/2010
36. Where I Live In This Honorable House Of The Laurel Tree 3/29/2010
37. The Exorcists 3/29/2010
38. Lament 3/29/2010
39. The Children 3/29/2010
40. The Fury Of God's Good-Bye 3/29/2010

Comments about Anne Sexton

  • Charlie puth (10/9/2018 11:01:00 PM)

    Today on things that didnt happen. Marvin is gay

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  • Ur mom gay (10/2/2018 8:55:00 AM)

    No u๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’ฅ

  • Harlean (9/22/2018 3:32:00 PM)

    She wanted to be Sylvia Plath so bad that it hurt.

  • Cammy Michelson (5/27/2018 9:40:00 AM)

    A beautiful, unsettling work of art. A summary of a tortured and torturing life.

  • Ellie (5/11/2018 2:54:00 PM)

    I loved it โค๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ’“๐Ÿ’—โฃ๏ธ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’˜๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’Ÿ

  • Buttetflly (5/1/2018 11:37:00 AM)

    Great poems

  • Jon Holloway Jon Holloway (4/7/2018 4:25:00 PM)

    I had to read it several times but it sunk in nicely. I may have to read it again.

  • Gulzar Hussain ranjoor (3/29/2018 12:44:00 AM)

    Your poetry is heart touching

  • sexton (2/21/2018 9:10:00 AM)

    dude her poems are so deep and some are very relatable in a lot of situations in my life

  • World level poet gulxar hussain ranjoor (1/22/2018 6:23:00 AM)

    Like your poems

Best Poem of Anne Sexton

45 Mercy Street

In my dream,
drilling into the marrow
of my entire bone,
my real dream,
I'm walking up and down Beacon Hill
searching for a street sign -
namely MERCY STREET.
Not there.

I try the Back Bay.
Not there.
Not there.
And yet I know the number.
45 Mercy Street.
I know the stained-glass window
of the foyer,
the three flights of the house
with its parquet floors.
I know the furniture and
mother, grandmother, great-grandmother,
the servants.
I know the cupboard of Spode
the boat of ice, solid silver,
where the ...

Read the full of 45 Mercy Street

Music Swims Back To Me

Wait Mister. Which way is home?
They turned the light out
and the dark is moving in the corner.
There are no sign posts in this room,
four ladies, over eighty,
in diapers every one of them.
La la la, Oh music swims back to me
and I can feel the tune they played
the night they left me

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