Fifty-seven years ago today, on October 23 1962, Sylvia Plath began composing one of her greatest poems, “Lady Lazarus.” I esp love the ending, which takes on Coleridge and smashes him in half.4
He has Cerebral Palsy and wanted to skate board so his mom created this for him so that he could.
MY HEART 😭❤
Mother Of The Year
Today has been a bad, sad day. But I managed to go for a run. And I even managed to go to a Bodypump class, for the first time in 3 months. And for that, I’m weirdly proud of myself.
I wonder how many treated for back pain? After many years of lifting, carrying & coddling a growing, wheelchair-using child, my back is ageing far faster than rest of me. It was spreading butter on toast today, not caring, that pushed the twinges into co-codamol territory. https://t.co/tsXTkO3Ofg
This is the piece to read on Deborah Orr. I remember getting a compliment from her, and I put it away in my heart, and vowed never to forget it, because from her, always brutally honest, it really meant something. https://t.co/3X9eYEBeZW