“we find ourselves wanting everything ..because we are dangerously near to wanting nothing.” – Draft of a letter to Richard Sassoon – SYLVIA PLATH http://ift.tt/1GWf9Vj


“[Sylvia Plath] celebrates “the illicit sensuous delight I get from picking my nose” ..These “minute joys” are..Plath’s sinthomes: there is no..“deeper” meaning – they are simply what they are, a certain “knot” around which varieties of jouissance circulate.” – Slavoj Zizek on Jacques Lacan’s term sinthome