• Woodworth Reese, Lizette

    Lizette Woodworth Reese (1856 – 1935) was an American poet and teacher. Her writing career began with A Branch of May after which she went on to publish eight further collections. She also produced two memoirs and an autobiographical novel. In 1931 she became Poet Laureate of Maryland, the state where she lived for most of her life.

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