The author has survived bipolar disorder and enjoys a productive life. Her poems convey her understanding of life’s tribulations and joys with special interest in the universe and nature.
As a professional painter for five years, she has sold over fifty paintings. He abstract painting and drawings along with her poems show an emotional spontaneity that has mysterious veiled visions of life and the universe.
Diana Long Matthiesen’s poems seem to reflect an image of self and time.