Natasha Trethewey Quote: “My father, Eric Trethewey, is a…”

My father, Eric Trethewey, is a poet, so I had one right inside the house. And on long trips, he’d tell me, if I got bored in the car, to write a poem about it. And I did find that poetry was a way for me, I think as it for a lot of people, to articulate those things that seem hardest to say.

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Name: Natasha Trethewey
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: April 26, 1966
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