Sylvia Plath was born October 27, 1932 in Boston, Massachusetts. She published her first poem eight years later; by the time she entered college, she’d written over 50 short stories. In the thirty years that made up her life, she won awards and scholarships for her writing; she was the first to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry after death.
So in honor of the day, an interview with the birthday girl (1962) . . .