Heart and Mind: Many of the poems in this heartfelt collection were born out of experience, and many were inspired through knowledge gained throughout my life's journey. There are poems dedicated to certain individuals who have passed through my life and helped shape the person I am today. Throughout our life's journey we encounter many obstacles and its how we deal with these obstacles that help shape our future as well as the influence others have on us along our way. Each category has been symbolized with an ancient symbol followed by a brief meaning. There is something for everyone in this collection, whether you're young, old, rich, poor, single or a parent.