Book Reviews

“A master at storytelling, Jen Payne brings us to the realization that the stories she shares are actually ours.”

Mary O’Connor, author, Life Is Full of Sweet Spots and Dreams of a Wingless Child

“An unflinching account of our unshakeable relationship to the modern world around us, God, nature, and ourselves.”

David W. Berner, Author & NPR Contributor

“The poems in Evidence of Flossing are a brilliantly incisive commentary on our simultaneous human sense of beauty and waste and loss.”

Dale Carlson, ALA Notable Book author and founder, Bick Publishing House

“Jen Payne’s writings also underscore our role as stewards and the positive impact we can make on the world around us.”

Peter Raymond, Professor, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

“Evidence of Flossing: What We Leave Behind…is truth and beauty delivered to us in wide-eyed wonder by a child’s heart passionately in love with nature.”

Rita Kowats, Spirituality Without Borders