Everyone has a story to tell, and Carol Y. Collins-Miller (CC Miller) was destined to tell hers. As a young girl, Carol would write constantly as a means of escape. As her life progressed, so did her topics. Soon her life overflowed with issues, ultimately providing an array of interesting stories for her to choose from. Her life has been filled with adventure. The natural flow of ups and downs, triumphs and tragedy, challenges and accomplishments, requires very little imagination when telling her stories. Carol’s experience as a teenage mother, a soldier, and a parent of rambunctious children highlights her strength and determination, hopefully providing motivation to others. She’s faced many challenges and witnessed many injustices. Her voice is strong and direct; her opinions are unique. Many of her decisions are sure to be controversial. Fortunately, Carol has also experienced beautiful love affairs and traveled to amazing places, which add romance and excitement to her stories. Carol is retired from the US military. She has a BS from the University of Alabama and an AA from Shelton State Community College. The fascinating life of this new author will captivate and entertain readers for many years to come.