Come In, We're Open was selected by Ralph Burns as the Winner of the 2009 Stevens Poetry Manuscript Competion and Published in 2010 by the National Federation of State Poetry Societies Press.  It also received the Best Thesis in Poetry Award at Chatham University. 


My parents owned the little red diner pictured on the cover for 32 years.  The cover art portrait of the diner was painted by the amazing George Grace.


By clicking the button below you will be purchasing it directly from me and I will be happy to personally sign your copy at your request.

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