December 05, 2014
"Dear Kumin Family,
Apologies for the late note...I have just finished reading "Inside The Halo And Beyond"--a book I have read many times, along with her other works...I cannot add new adjectives to ease this loss, only that Ms. Kumin is much missed by this reader."
August 28, 2014
"May God give you all peace and comfort. He knows your pain and will soon put an end to sickness and death."
July 24, 2014
"So sorry for the loss of such a talented woman. may your loving memories always remain."
June 15, 2014
"Is it our work or the connections with the people in our lives which shine the brightest? It seems to me Ms. Kumin achieved both and gave much more to so many others seen and unknown. By sincerest condolences."
March 29, 2014
"The world is more beautiful because of her being in it; buoyed by her beautiful verse. Rest in peace."