About the Author
Kiah Odom is a 19 year-old sophomore at Norfolk State University in Virginia majoring in business administration. She has many treasured memories of being with Emily at West Point where her mother, who is in the Army, was stationed while Emily was a cadet. Danayla Odom-West is 14 and lives in Clarksville, Tennessee, with her mother, who is currently stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. She plays basketball and is an honor roll student at Northeast Middle school.