Essays and Other Writing

My writing can also be found in the following blogs and online journals:

River, Blood, And Corn, Literary Journal Contributing Editor

Terra Trevor Huffington Post HuffPost

Terra Trevor Matador Network Spirituality, Culture, Politics, Activism, Human Rights

10 (of my favorite) places in the US where you can experience Native American cultures Matador Network

A Reminder of What Solstice is All About Matador Network

How to Cultivate Quiet in the Chaos of Holidays Matador Network


Deciding to Live With Less and Other Minimalist Lessons Learned from Fire HuffPost

Children of the Powwow: Changing The Way We See Native America HuffPost


Goodbye Christopher Columbus HuffPost

Thankfulness and Rewriting History HuffPost


Happy Thanksgiving: An American Indian Perspective HuffPost


You May Think It's Harmless Dressing Like A Native American On Halloween. Here's Why You Are Wrong Matador Network

What Thanksgiving Means To This Native American Matador Network

An All American Korean American 4th of July HuffPost

My Year at the Shelter HuffPost


Bring Me Hope: Foster Parenting Through Tough Times HuffPost


Family Caregivers: Sharing the Journey HuffPost


Project December: Take Back the Holidays Huff Post

Thoughts On Adoption Motherhood, In Black, White And Technicolor HuffPost


Another Mass Shooting in America: This Time My Town HuffPost 

Voices Confronting Pediatric Brain Tumors Johns Hopkins University Press

Prepping for the Day You Hope Never Arrives: Facing Cancer Recurrence  Johns Hopkins University Press

In Writing Motherhood In these sixteen essays Terra Trevor turns to themes of motherhood, race, community, transracial adoption, raising a child with a life threatening illness and the process of healing from the death of a child. Written from the perspective of a woman who straddles a complex ethnic and racial heritage and a complicated motherhood, her writing is defiant, provocative and courageously honest.

When A Child Dies: Living With Loss, Healing With Hope EMK Press

Realistic Adoption Expectations: The First Year Home EMK Press
  • The leaves on the trees toss in the wind. Already they have turned a brilliant orange, bleeding red. It’s autumn in Dixon, New Mexico, my heart's home. In ...

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