Frances Richey’s Poetry Speaks to Son’s Role as Soldier

BY newsdesk  May 9, 2008 at 11:54 AM EST

“The Warrior” by Frances Richey is composed of 28 poems written by the poet to her son, Ben, a Green Beret who has served two tours of duty in Iraq. Jeffrey Brown speaks with Richey and her son about the collection and their unique perspectives on the war.

Read the full transcript here.