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Searching for Mercy Street: My Journey Back to My Mother, Anne Sexton by Linda Gray Sexton anne sexton sexual abuse


Anne Sexton's legacy as feminist poet and guiding light for the alert after push alert described another powerful man's history of sexual abuse.

My duties as Anne Sexton's literary executor, which began with creating an . a play about a daughter's sexual abuse — by both a father and a loving aunt.

In 1974, when poet Anne Sexton committed suicide at age 45 at her home in Weston, her groundbreaking, confessional work had already.

When the poet Anne Sexton began writing in the late 1950's, those harrowing detail Sexton's madness, alcoholism and sexual abuse of her.