Suzanne Burns’ first poetry collection, Blight, debuted in 2001. Her second collection, The Flesh Procession, will be released in 2003. She is currently working on her third collection and a new novel. Born in Oahu, Hawaii, she now lives among the evergreens in Central Oregon.
Imagine entering a world with no boundary between waking and dreaming. Would you descend the stairs to meet men who believe they can see their future, or lounge in a land where no one feels loss, or pain? Buy roses from the devil? Share a taxi with a ghost? Come, open The Dream Tree and dare to change your perception of reality.
Come ride through California and Oregon with two sixteen-year-olds, Maggie Malone and Julia Chandler, as they come-of-age on the open road. Maggie is struggling for independence from a father who insists she give up her dream of becoming an artist to work in his bank. Julia is struggling with an eating disorder. When they meet two older boys traveling cross-country in a vintage van, the adventure of a lifetime ensues. What will happen to these best friends on their odyssey for self-discovery an... more info>>