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

  • “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 is a most unusual book, richly thoughtful and sorely, sorely needed.”

    Nancy Fitz-Hugh Meneely, author, Letter from Italy, 1944

  • “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

  • “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