in Melissa Kwasny’s tender, brilliantlydescribed encounters with the vegetable world we see . . . great depths of world andself knowledge. --Patricia Goedicke
These thirty-seven poems are eccentric in the true meaning of the word—off-center. --Maxine Kumin
About the Author
MELISSA KWASNY is the author of a book of poetry, The Archival Birds (Bear Star Press, 2000), and editor of Toward the Open Field: Poets on the Art of Poetry 1800-1950 (Wesleyan University Press, 2004). She has also published two novels, most recently Trees Call for What They Need. Ms. Kwasny lives in Jefferson City, Montana.