Clystia has a BS in Education and a Masters in Social Work. She spent 7 years in the teaching field and 23 years in the child protection field. On a personal note she enjoys music, singing and writing songs. Getting published was on her “Things I want to do list” for years. She is retired and has become adept at seeing the beauty of God’s world. She delights in beautiful sunsets, lilies in the front yard, hay rolls in wheat fields, rainbows, stars in the heavens, puppies, kittens and babies. She is married with two adult children and two marvelous grandchildren. Her husband has been instrumental in helping her write. She has written a children’s book entitled Around Our Town published by WestBow Press. The book incorporates a children’s song involving the characters introduced in that book. She invites you to read that book after reading this book, and then sing the song along with her.