"When I am dead...I am still listening to you. I will still be making poems for you out of silence."
- Muriel Rukeyser
Antonia Matthew was born in England in 1938. She is a member of the Writers Guild of Bloomington. She belongs to the group "Five Women Poets" who have put out three chapbooks and one cd. Her play "HomeFront" was performed as a radio play in August 2019.
This set of poems is dedicated to her grandson Eamon: "For Eamon," "Nothing is Safe," "Morning with Eamon," "Circling for Peace," and "A Gift."