The Moon's Answer by Lana Ayers;
Illustrated by Anita K. Boyle
Size: 6" w. x 9.5" h.32 pages
The Moon’s Answer is a book length single poem by Lana Ayers, and illustrated by the publisher, Anita K. Boyle. All books in the edition are numbered and signed by both the author and illustrator on the colophon page.
About the Poet: Lana Ayers
The poet and fiction writer Lana Ayers is an energetic supporter of other poets and their poetry. For well over a decade, she has promoted poets through several publishing enterprises, including MoonPath Press, Concrete Wolf, World Enough Writers, and competitions. As an editor, teacher, and a leader worthy of emulation in our local and national literary communities, Lana has encouraged hundreds of emerging poets, and continues to sustain them beyond their many successes.
About the making of The Moon’s Answer: Each book in this limited edition has been scored, folded, sewn and trimmed by the publisher, Anita K. Boyle. In addition, the double-page spreads are filled with pen and ink illustrations drawn with a nib pen by Boyle. The endpapers are handmade by the Boyle specially for this book, and include fireweed leaves and stems, and recycled papers. These papers are naturally dyed to a moon-yellow color from the flowers of buttercups, dandelions, and creeping jenny.
The Moon's Answer by Lana Ayers
Limited edition book of 100 copies
Published in 2016
32 pages, handsewn
double-page illustrations throughout
Wrap-around cover offers square spine