Author photo by Lawrence K. Ho
Terra Trevor is an essayist, memoirist and nonfiction writer of a diverse body of work. Her stories illuminate our humanity, remind us to be open, to connect, to hope, to question, or bring change. She writes from a mixed race perspective and is a contributor to 10 books, including The People Who Stayed: Southeastern Indian Writing After Removal (University of Oklahoma Press) and Children of the Dragonfly: Native American Voices On Child Custody and Education (The University of Arizona Press). Her memoir, Pushing up the Sky, is widely anthologized.
Her work and portrait is featured in Tending the Fire: Native Voices and Portraits (University of New Mexico Press). Her work also has appeared in Voices Confronting Pediatric Brain Tumors: A Journal of Johns Hopkins University Press and in numerous other books, anthologies, literary journals and online.