I will offer you a sneak peek at one of the poems this book offers. This poem was written to commemorate the folk art that I often admired in a local antique store named Salt Marsh Antiques in Rowley, Massachusetts.
Having moved to Connecticut, Christopher Gurshin has his own website and now shares images of his work there. I've asked his permission to occasionally share one of his paintings here, to accompany my words. He, in turn, has my permission to share my words with his work. Here is the poem, and an image of one of his paintings that represents those I admired for so many years:
As though you are there, in your painting, you share