Dorothy Sells Clover is a single parent. She resides in Beaumont, Texas and has been employed with the Beaumont Independent School District for 21 years. She has worked as a librarian for the last 5 years. Writing has always been a passion of hers… but just recently God placed on heart to express herself with the beautiful art of poetry. Within the last 3 years, she has written over 170 successful poems that have touched many hearts. She has shared her poetry publicly during open mic nights at local bar and grills, social events, libraries, churches, and schools. She also enjoys writing personalized poems for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, and the like. She is a published author and gifted orator. She loves to ride her bicycle and also loves to dance. Ms. Clover is the founder and host of Poetry Renaissance, an event held every third Thursday at The Art Studio Inc. in Beaumont. Dorothy is an active member of the Story Circle Network and Texas Gulf Coast Writers. Her book, CORNUCOPIA: A BOOK OF POETRY, has been well received in and around Southeast Texas. It can be purchased from several book outlets online.