Jean completed this manuscript in 2012 but became ill and could not publish it. Less than a year after her death in 2016, it was posthumously released by Antrim House. "Emotionally powerful, deep with empathy, rich in details...." –David K. Leff (Tinker's Damn and Depth of Field). "What powerful and brave poems these are! ... startling metaphors, precision of language, and clarity." –Patricia Fargnoli, former poet laureate of New Hampshire (Hallowed: New & Selected Poems and Winter).
Close But Not Touching