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Tracy K. Smith - Quotes

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Brooklyn is kind of my writer's retreat. ---->>>

For me, a poem is an opportunity to kind of interrogate myself a little bit. ---->>>

I feel like it's a gift for any writer to be recognized like this. ---->>>

I grew up in northern California in a town called Fairfield, which is kind of exactly between San Francisco and Sacramento, a small suburb. And I'm the youngest of five children. ---->>>

So much of my poetry begins with something that I can describe in visual terms, so thinking about distance, thinking about how life begins and what might be watching us.

So much of my poetry begins with something that I can describe in visual terms, so thinking about distance, thinking about how life begins and what might be watching us.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-16, 1972
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Occupation: Poet
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Tracy K. Smith (born April 16, 1972) is an American poet and educator. She has published three collections of poetry, winning the Pulitzer Prize for her 2011 volume Life on Mars. About this collection, Joel Brouwer wrote in 2011: "Smith shows herself to be a poet of extraordinary range and ambition. (wikipedia)