Nelson Bloncourt is a creative wonder in San Francisco. Known for his gorgeous shop, Alabaster in Hayes Valley and always in demand for his "eye" and wisdom. Frannie his beloved dog passed away last year. Nelson's love and desire to 'to do something" with his grief has manifested into this children's book plus he has spent countless hours helping Muttville Senior Dog rescue ever since. Poetica is honored to host this special event.