Topic: literary tattoos

On The Bell Jar And Why I Got It Tattooed On My Ribcage

On The Bell Jar And Why I Got It Tattooed On My Ribcage

This week marked the 50th anniversary of Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar. As one of Plath’s most famous works and her only novel, the book has been read and beloved by millions of people all over the world. When I was a teenager, it touched me more than almost any other book, feeding me the compassion and empathy from another voice that I had been so hungry for. For this reason, I would up getting a Bell Jar tattoo on my ribcage as an adult. More »