"Then, suddenly my world turned gray, and darkness wiped aside my joy. A dull and aching void was left, where careless hands had reached out to destroy.

I guess I demand too much / but lesser won't do / and he who does not dare / I can not have (Märta Tikkanen)

Warson Shire,  Beyoncé Lemonade

This exerpt from Beyonce's Lemonde video is an example of constructing her voice through the media the way she wants it to be heard.

Plath’s “Daddy”

I remember my English teacher reading this to us and suddenly understanding what it meant to be struck dumb by shock and awe.

I tried to make a home out of you, but doors lead to trapped doors... What a…

I tried to make a home out of you, but doors lead to trapped doors. What a fucking curse"

Plath’s “Daddy”

Sylvia Plath’s “Daddy” is one of her most famous and anthologized poems. It comes from her posthumous book Ariel which was published in England in 1965 (two years after her suicid…

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