Book Reviews

  • “Funny, sad, sexy, maddening…ultimately, a window into the fertile mind of a very thoughtful and creative being. This is what art reads like!”
    Greg Sammons, Award-Winning Graphic Designer/Musician
  • “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
  • “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