Synopses & Reviews
A lyrical and intimate account of how a poet, in the midst of a bad divorce, finds consolation and grace through viewing the paintings of Vermeer, in six world cities. "This book is a treasure and a guide. It is a type of healing for the intellect and the heart." - (Rebecca Lee)
"This book is a treasure and a guide. It is a type of healing for the intellect and the heart." - (Rebecca Lee)
About the Author
Michael White is Professor of English at UNC–Wilmington. The author of four collections of verse and a memoir, Travels with Vermeer (Persea, 2014), his poems have appeared widely, including in The New Republic, The Paris Review, The Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, Western Humanities Review, and Best American Poetry. He lives in Wilmington, North Carolina.