Author: Anita Smith

My love for writing and reading began at early age. Due to this love I have for words, I pursued a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in English. I shared my love for literature by teaching English on both the high school and college level. I am now actively pursing my love for writing. I currently reside in NC and I am a wife and mother.
Side Notes to Life


Seeking love sheThought Daddy didn’t give.“I love you” didn’t come From benevolent places.Sprung up from philosophical thoughts That shelter, food, clothingWas love manifestedPhysically,But lacked sustainabilityFor her.No hugs or kissesOnly austere words Undercut by acrid tones.She didn’t understand thisContinue reading