Sylvia Plath

(October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963 / Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts)

Southern Sunrise - Poem by Sylvia Plath

Color of lemon, mango, peach,
These storybook villas
Still dream behind
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Comments about Southern Sunrise by Sylvia Plath

  • (10/18/2008 7:29:00 AM)

    sends me away. breath-taking. (Report)Reply

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  • (4/19/2006 5:53:00 PM)

    This poem is one of my favorites. I love how Sylvia Plath describes the palm trees -'arrowy stems, ' 'pineapple-barked, ' 'forked firework of fronds'... Beautiful imagery! : -) (Report)Reply

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