Writers, Artists, Drinking Smoking Working: Anne Sexton
Writers Drinking, Smoking Working – Pulitzer Prize-winning Poet Anne Sexton (“To Live or Die”), around 1967. She wrote the first draft of her last work “The Awful Rowing Toward God” in twenty days, with “two days out for despair and three days out in a mental hospital.” Sexton committed suicide in 1974. #writerslife #blackandwhitephotography #artistlife #amwriting #poetry #art #suicide
Part of our ongoing installation of Writers, Artists, Drinking Smoking Working.