Golden Apples: A Poetic Journey of Self-Discovery and Family Secrets in Southern Italy. Beth is a creative, contemplative soul, and a loving mom. She is at a crossroads in the marriage, and without a clear sense of her gifts and inherent worth. When her spirited Aunt Ro falls while turning to toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain in Rome, Beth embarks on a journey on a journey that leads to her ancestral village in Italy. The discovery of a family secret, and a new understanding of herself.
The book has a guide with prompts for readers and book clubs to craft their own literary inspired journals and poems.