Rachel Wetzstoen

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: poet whose work was known for its examination of the solitary lives of single women who was poetry editor of the New Republic and also the author of three poetry collections, but who had been depressed in recent months partly over the breakup of a three-year romance.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method

 

Born: November 25, 1967

 

Died: December 24, 2009

 

Location: New York City, New York