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By Jennifer Vaughan Jones

Anna Wickham's existence is characterised by means of the turbulent, burgeoning feminism of the early twentieth century. a girl whose incisive brain and inquisitive nature despatched her husband into jealous rages, she was once forcibly dedicated to a psychological sanatorium on the age of 30. Upon her liberate, she begun a life-long quest for happiness, exhibited initially via her poetry. Anna Wickham grew to become a largely acclaimed author whose lifestyles, from time to time immersed in scandal, is a narrative of luck and disappointment. ultimately leaving her husband and 4 sons to reside in Paris's left financial institution, she turned a confidante of D.H. Lawrence, the long-time lover of millionairess Natalie Clifford Barney, and a strong-willed literary icon, rumored to have as soon as thrown Dylan Thomas right into a storm from snow. regardless of her reputation and success, Wickham's struggles with melancholy and nervousness could finally result in her premature death.

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