The Story of my Book Covers…

The covers of the e-books that I have created on Amazon.com are from paintings.  The story behind each and the books are very much a part of me.

Echoing Images from the Soul is a collection of poems from 2010 to 2013, the creation of this collection begin shortly after the unexpected death of my daughter, they are comprised of a lifetime of experiences, grief, sorrow and depression.  The artwork for the cover I painted with acrylics and watercolors in 2010, the image created from imagination of a group of mothers who lost children and spent the remainder of their lives wandering the desert.

ECHOING IMAGES FROM THE SOUL

Honeysuckle Memories is a collection of poems from 2012 to 2013, the creation of this collection comprised of , grief, sorrow and depression.  The artwork for the cover I painted with acrylics and watercolors in 2011, the image created from the memory of my old home place in Northern Alabama .

HONEYSUCKLE MEMORIES

My Journey into Art is a collection of artwork from 2012 to 2013, the creation of this collection comprised of , image and imagination, grief, sorrow and depression.  The artwork for the cover I painted with acrylics and watercolors in 2012, all created from my need to fill the void created by the death of my daughter.  This painting is a winter scene of my daughter standing by a frozen stream in a Wisconsin nature park, looking at an apple tree and a lone apple clinging to the security of the leafless tree.  There is now a memory bench under this apple tree in her honor.

journey into art

These three books can be found at http://amazon.com under ann Johnson-murphree.

My thanks goes out to my new followers, I hope to find years of fulfillment in the growth of this new blog.

ann Johnson-murphree

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