Chandana Banerjee, author
Ashen Leaves, a collection of poems, is a startling exploration of love, loss, grief and intimacy. These poems are a collective of emotions, observations and expressions that are personal and universal to many of us. Originally from India, Chandana Banerjee grew up in the Stamford, Connecticut. Ashen Leaves is her first collection of poetry which also shares a deeper perspective into death and dying drawing from her experiences as a Palliative & Hospice physician. Included in this collection is her poem Grieving to Grieve, a tribute to her late father. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her family.