Foreword Reviews

Self-Portrait with Dogwood

2017 INDIES Winner
Bronze, Autobiography & Memoir (Adult Nonfiction)

An intertwining of personal, natural, and political history reveals an eager, sensitive mind. That a tree could be called “central to the march of civilization” came as no surprise to poet and essayist Christopher Merrill who, as a nine-year-old boy recovering from eye surgery, began to learn... Read More