“Did it matter then… that she must inevitable cease completely; all this must go on without her; did she resent it; or did it not become consoling to believe that death ended absolutely?” From Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Wolfe
‘For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.’
Fire and Rain
“I feel certain that I’m going mad again. I feel we can’t go thru another of those terrible times. And I shan’t recover this time. I begin to hear voices.”
(d. March 28, 1941)
This was inspired by my attempt at a haiku about her method of suicide.