Rosemary Tonks

Mad Men and the mad poet

Last night I went to bed with Don Draper on my mind (Mad Men fans will understand) and woke up with Rosemary Tonks. Tonks is the eccentric British poet I discovered recently who seems as self-destructive and tortured as Don. – In Sunday’s Mad Men finale, Don has a breakdown at a hippie retreat center […]


She had me at Rosemary

Addiction to an Old Mattress by Rosemary Tonks   No, this is not my life, thank God … … worn out like this, and crippled by brain-fag; Obsessed first by one person, and then (Almost at once) most horribly besotted by another; These Februaries, full of draughts and cracks, They belong to the people in […]