Sylvia Plath says:

sylvia plath

“I wonder why I don’t go to bed and go to sleep. But then it would be tomorrow, so I decide that no matter how tired, no matter how incoherent I am, I can skip on hour more of sleep and live.”

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Sylvia Plath says:

sylvia plath

” Life was not to be sitting in
hot amorphic leisure in my backyard
idly writing or not writing,
…. as the spirit moved me.

 It was, instead, running madly,
in a crowded schedule,
in a squirrel cage of busy people.

Working, living, dancing, dreaming, talking, kissing- singing, laughing, learning.”  

Sylvia Plath says:

plath“I may never be happy, but tonight I am content. Nothing more than an empty house, the warm hazy weariness from a day spent setting strawberry runners in the sun, a glass of cool sweet milk, and a shallow dish of blueberries bathed in cream. When one is so tired at the end of a day one must sleep, and at the next dawn there are more strawberry runners to set, and so one goes on living, near the earth. At times like this I’d call myself a fool to ask for more…”