A Collection of Poetry
Frost of Spring Green Poetry Series – Book 1
Karen Jean Matsko Hood’s writing is bold and honest. She communicates in a simple,
direct way that is sure to captivate readers. If you are not yet familiar with her work, you are
in for a treat with this rst release in poetry series.
e rst book in the Frost of Spring Green Series can be read for pure enjoyment or
as an insightful examination of our busy world. You may read one of her poems, enjoy its
breezy wittiness, and then revisit it months later to discover something altogether fresh and
new. is is what ultimately makes her poems lasting treasures: they reveal depth over time.
Each reading promises something new, an additional layer of meaning that will enrich your
Drawing from many of her poems already accepted for publication in international
journals, Hood, as an emerging American poet and author, brings together unique verses
in this, her rst book of poetry. Hood’s poems remind us to value our link with nature and
the environment in daily living. Her poetry voices outrage toward current social injustices,
oers a voice for the downtrodden, and brings hope to the most hopeless of situations.
She is optimistic in her quest for dignity for all life, and brings visual impact to her themes
of nature. Frost of Spring Green will also be available in international bilingual editions. A
collection of poetry ideal for reading time and again, this book makes a great gift for friends
and family members.
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www.FrostOfSpringGreen.com. 6 x 9 inches, 230 pp., featuring a full-color cover in a variety of bindings as well as audio and electronic versions. Whispering Pine Press International, Inc., Your Northwest Book Publishing Company.