Frederick Douglas Harper has authored more than 500 published poems. Poetica Erotica is his seventh poem book. His other poem books are Spiritual Teacher Speaks (2005), Poems on Love and Life (1985, 2004), Poems for Young People (2004), Love Poems of Frederick Douglas Harper (2003), God’s Gifts: Spiritual Writings (2003), and Romantica: On Peace and Romance (1988). Dr. Harper views himself as a missionary poet whose work is intended to provide inspirational, educational, therapeutic, and spiritual benefits for the reader. An international scholar, educational leader, and professor, Harper has authored a total of 15 books, including college textbooks. Furthermore, he has served as Editor of three major scholarly journals. Harper’s poems have been read on WPFW Radio, 89.3, in Washington, DC by Nap Turner for more than 15 years, alongside the poetry of the famous Langston Hughes, and his books have sold worldwide. Moreover, his poetry on love and spirituality has been compared with the great works of Khalil Gibran and Rumi. Harper has presented public speeches and lectures at more than 200 conferences, universities, churches, luncheons, and banquets throughout the USA and in other countries.