“Footfalls: Poems of the Questing Spirit,” written by poet and blogger, Michael FitzGerald, is a collection of poems written over a span of thirty years that explores life and the human experience. Fitzgerald weaves his curiosity about life with natural imagery, deep emotion and rich metaphor.
About the poet:
Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and a current resident of the Central California coast, FitzGerald is a retired ordained pastor, husband, father and grandfather.
The highly-acclaimed and beloved poetry collection, published in 2016, marks a year of life-changing news for the writer. FitzGerald was diagnosed with a brain tumor last year and is undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatments. He has documented his medical, emotional and spiritual journey on his blog, fatmouth.org, and on social media.
A poem from Michael FitzGerald:
FitzGerald has given BEST exclusive permission to share a poem from his book. We would like to offer our BEST thanks and appreciation for this wonderful gift. BEST friends, please enjoy the poem below.