In another, earlier "small sketch" of Robert Lowell as a teacher, Sexton says she studied with him "during the fall of 1958 and the winter of 1959"--she doesn't specify these dates in "The Bar Fly Ought to Sing.
On April 23 she acknowledges that Sexton and Starbuck are having an affair--a fact Sexton would discreetly omit from "The Bar Fly Ought to Sing.
Plath's letters to Sexton ("I have them now, of course," says Sexton in "The Bar Fly Ought to Sing") are in the Anne Sexton Papers at the University of Texas at Austin.
Sexton admitted in "The Bar Fly Ought to Sing" that she didn't notice in Plath her determination to succeed, to be a "great writer.
In "The Bar Fly Ought to Sing," Sexton "remember[s] writing to Sylvia in England after The Colossus came out and saying something like: 'if you're not careful, Sylvia, you will out-Roethke Roethke,' and she replied that I had guessed accurately and that he had been a strong influence on her work.
Es el hogar de "sus mejores amigas", Laura Ledezma y Raquel Sevilla, a quienes conocio en el Bar Fly.
Yuliet confiesa que se levanta tarde porque "every nigth" va al Bar Fly a bailar musica cubana hasta las tres o cuatro de la madrugada.
Channelfly's sales from advertising, sponsorship, music marketing, management services and gate receipts from its Bar Fly
clubs, rose to a record pounds 1.