Cherise S Carroll
My background. I began writing poetry as an outlet for my "teenage angst years." I settled into the business of life - single parenthood. Work. School. Marriage. Found some of my old works one day and realized how much I missed expressing myself through verse. So I began to write again. Initially, most of the poems were reflective of what I was experiencing personally. But eventually, my writing began to reflect the events and relationships of people and situations around me.
Major Influences: LIFE!! And a very active imaginat more...