A flash of lightning--
   into the gloom,
      the heron's cry.
The Heron's Nest
Poems by Carole Z. Spinelli

Meet the Author
Book Order Form

Sample Poems:
Daily Poem
A Suburban Bohemian
carnival man
the letter
Daily Poem from this book
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To order | Retailers in Illinois

Hello, and welcome to The Heron's Nest, a Web site featuring samples from my first book of poetry, entitled The Gift Forthcoming, which can be ordered HERE. Shown on the right is its cover design (click for a larger image).

The Gift Forthcoming is divided into three sections:

ORDER The Gift Forthcoming.

My bio is in the form of another poem,
A Suburban Bohemian, and the Meet the Author page tells about the origin and contents of The Gift Forthcoming.

Now that my book is available for sale, I encourage you to purchase a copy and enjoy it. Many thanks to all who made this publication possible. If you wish to write to me, here is my e-mail address:


Carole Z. Spinelli

Other Pages: Sample Poems:

The Gift Forthcoming may be purchased
in any of the following retail stores:

  • Wellness and Massage Training Institute
    1051 International Parkway
    Woodridge, IL 60517
    630 739-9684

  • The Lightheart Healing and
    Educational Research Center
    165 S. Church St.
    Winfield, IL 60190
    630 260-1084

  • Quest Book Shop
    306 W. Geneva Rd.
    Wheaton, IL
    630 665-0123

  • Anderson's Bookshops
    123 W. Jefferson Ave.
    Naperville, IL 60540
    630 355-2665

  • Salon Meridian
    211 Rice Lake Square
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    630 690-9555

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