Sylvia Plath (American poet, novelist, and short story writer)

"Why can't I try on different lives, like dresses, to see which one fits best" ~ Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath

It's the greatest burden I can think of wanting to be extraordinary but being mind-numbingly, sickeningly, painfully ordinary.

Sylvia Plath •

"I am trying - I am trying to explore unconscious wishes and fears.trying to lift the barrier of repression, of self-deception, that controls my everyday self.