Rebecca Tavernini grew up in the U.P. She is publications director at Northern Michigan University. She has been involved in editing such books as Voice on the Water: Great Lakes Native America Now and Northern Border: History and Lore of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Her articles have appeared in various magazines. She writes poetry on a typewriter at camp.
"Advice on the Day Before Next Year" by Rebecca Tavernini
is a response to The Valley’s Hushed are White With Snow by Gail Stanek. Click on the artwork to learn more about the artwork and artist.