SWEET THINGS WRAPPED IN WORDS 2010 • 6” x 10.25” • 28 pages a series of seven titles, Earth, Spring, Rose, Gentian, Summer, Garden, Wood
The poetry is lettered in a modernized Carolingian hand with sumi ink. The flower illustrations are painted with watercolor on Katie MacGregor handmade paper. Joelle Leavitt Webber, Mermaid Bindery, bound the volumes in various colored silks with matching covered boxes. Poems are identified with collaged numbers assigned by Thomas H. Johnson, Editor in The Poems of Emily Dickinson published by The Belknap Press of Harvard University.