A rosewood box with pecan lid houses a scroll with excerpts from Jane Kenyon’s poem Notes from the Other Side. The scroll, affixed to the inner box lid, is printed both sides from an incised plastic plate and rolls around a shell, then is tied with a ribbon for replacement back into the box.
I divested myself of despair when I came here . . . the Vastness as promised proves to be mercy clothed in light.
Archives housed at University of Denver Penrose Library Special Collections.