Isabel Kestner's first collection of poetry, Strange Things She Heard, offers over ninety poems written during the last twenty years. The combination of grace and raw reality of her poetry walks us through the darkest secret pains, through the comfort of companions, to the delight of peace. Isabel Kestner is a quiet poet. Her place has never been among the academic literates or performance poets. She offers a unique voice. Strange Things She Heard reflects the style and scope of her distinctive voice.