Avery Washington is an American poet, family advocate, speaker, publisher, and author of six bestselling books of inspiration. He is a passionate author who has combined his gift of storytelling and poetry into powerful collections of heartfelt writings to which we all can relate.
Washington is best known for writing Letters to My Daughters: Poetic Affirmations of Love from a Father, which profoundly speaks on the significance of father-daughter relationships. In 2018, he had the honor of talking about family advocacy before the Congressional Black Caucus in Washington, D.C., and at the NAACP Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas.
Avery and his wife, Kisha, have three daughters, Diamond Janae', Breanna Mone', and Averianna Sydnie. The family resides in Katy, Texas.