Samantha Thornhill of New York, a poet, author and performer, teaches poetry to first-year acting students in the drama division at the Juilliard School. She is the author of the young-adult novel, Seventeen Seasons, scheduled for release in 2010. Born in Trinidad, she earned her bachelor’s degree in creative writing from Florida State University and her master of fine arts degree in poetry from the University of Virginia.
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New York-based writer Samantha Thornhill discusses her poetry and upcoming novel, Seventeen Seasons. She also discusses the difficulties of living as a writer and her secrets for keeping her soul nurtured.