The other day, I was college tour-road tripping with my kids and “Long Walk” by Jill Scott came on. At the end of the song, my daughter announced that when she was little, she thought I sang that song when it used to come on in the car. Her statement was interesting for two reasons: for one I can’t sing, but the other seemed to blow their minds. I told them that I wrote a song very similar to it a year before “Long Walk” came out. They were shocked that I wrote songs. I reminded them that I wrote poetry. My son yells out, “You write poetry?!?!” I then reminded them that I wrote a book of poetry. “You wrote a book of poetry?!?!” At that moment, I realized that my kids don’t know a lot about me. Continue reading Who ARE You?