Mary Love Dance has been a devoted wife since 1984, is a proud mother of two sons and is a doting grandmother. She is a caring friend, teacher, school administrator, volunteer and author. Dance is a philanthropist and a community activist with a focus on youth, community service, leadership and academics. Passionate about the lives of others, especially the youth in America, she spends countless hours providing services to her community, students and educators. She developed a love of poetry at an early age and began to write in middle school. This collection of poetry is from her perspective, the lives and hearts of others she encountered throughout her life. The essence of those experiences is compiled in this book. Don’t be surprised if you discover part of yourself in these writings.