Thomas DeFreitas

Poet

54 Medford St Apt 303
Arlington, MA 02474

Author's Bio

I was born in Boston, was graduated from the Boston Latin School, and attended the University of Massachusetts in both Boston and Amherst.

Publications & Prizes

Journals: ,
Ibbetson Street
,
Mudfish
,
Plainsongs
,
Soul-Lit
Prizes won: 

Plainsongs Award Poem, "Detox," Summer 2019

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Dylan Thomas, Theodore Roethke, W. H. Auden, Marianne Moore, E. E. Cummings, Naomi Shihab Nye, Ted Kooser, Seamus Heaney, Dante Alighieri, William Shakespeare, Hartley Coleridge, Mary Oliver, Elena Lee Johnson, Mary Buchinger, Hilary Sallick, Victor Howes, Linda Haviland Conte, Countee Cullen, Adam Zagajewski, John Keats, Hart Crane, Kenneth Koch, Agha Shahid Ali, Wendy Cope, George Herbert
What I'm reading now: 
Taken from the River by Carol Moldaw

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American
Born in: 
Boston, MA
Massachusetts
Raised in: 
Boston, MA
Massachusetts
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Last update: Mar 11, 2020