"If you know someone with an
itch to ditch it all and immerse themselves in
another world, get them this riveting account.
It requires courage and imagination for Lucy
to have done what she did, but the main thrust
of this story is that if Lucy can do it, so
can you. And who can’t use THAT kind of
- Ellen Snortland, author of "Beauty Bites Beast"
and playwright of "Now That She’s Gone"
". . . been enjoying your book
some more today. i love how real it is.
"What a great story and a
wonderful character. I love the energy of the
writing and how you are able to capture a
certain movement between the real and
spiritual. You are a gifted writer with a
-Matthew Lippman, author of the award-winning
"New Year of Yellow" and "Monkey Bars"
- Margaret Kiever, Secretary of Sepulveda
Unitarian Universalists Society
"I just finished 'Lucy' and am
impressed. It is so easy to read that quite a
few pages go by before I notice I've been
reading awhile. The greatest strength of the
book is its forthright, straightforward
language and purpose. The stories are clearly
told, and are rounded and interesting. I
enjoyed it all, and certainly hope a paper
edition goes strongly. I hope our personal
endings work as well as you propose for Lucy."
- Lewis Ellingham, author of Poet be like
God: Jack Spicer and the San Francisco
renaissance, and The Birds and
"But damn, Lynette, your
writing trips beautifully, like wandering
through a bird song filled garden."
- Paul Barnett, author of the
"Very very inspiring"
-Howie Leifer, NYC
"It is a great read! Lynette
has a unique writing style that is so sincere
it captivates your heart, and educates at
once! I loved reading her book."
- Carolina Mendez Alkahmri, Oakland, California
"You had the chutzpah to do the
things I dreamed of doing but never felt brave
enough to do!"
Kellogg (amazing, beautiful,
powerful ceramic wall installations to bring
your space alive)
(check out her illustrations! It's not
everyday you meet a New York illustrator who
gave up a promising career in the Big Apple to
go into the wilderness and maintain hiking
trails and paint landscape sketches. An artist
whose work will endure through-out history. I
believe that John Muir and Henry David Thoreau
are applauding her)