Sylvia's Drawings


Of a piece with her early, controlled poems,
the disciplined line, the sure touch, whether
a furled umbrella to combat the UK rain

or a common-or-garden copper kettle
-- such as one that sat
on the gas stove

in which later
she would
rest her

Christopher T. George

"Unseen Sylvia Plath drawings go on show", The Independent, November 1, 2011
"The Positive in Plath: Her Drawings at the Mayor Gallery" -- includes her drawing of the umbrella which seems to have disappeared from the first URL!