New Yorker Nerrissa Jenkins was born and raised in Harlem. This book is her first published works. As a single mother of three, a home owner, social worker, mentor, life coach and philanthropist, Nerrissa Jenkins passion for life is expressed in every chapter. She began collecting her writings in 2004 as a form of therapy. With a welcoming smile, she uses her positive energy to motivate others. One of her role models and inspirations is the great author Maya Angelou.