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Anne Sexton

(1928-1974) American Poet

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Craft is a trick you make up to let you write the poem.

God owns heaven but He craves the earth.

I wonder if the artist ever lives his life--he is so busy recreating it.

It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.

Poems aren't postcards to send home.

Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.

Tell almost the whole story.

The sea is mother-death and she is a mighty female, the one who wins, the one who sucks us all up.