Tracy Ann Johnson is wife, mother of a son and twin daughters and grandmother of four. She has written and performed poetry in public schools, churches and colleges and has published in literary magazines. As a retired educator, she is now devoting more time to family and to writing more poetry, short fiction, non-fiction and micro-drama. Much of her work is centered on experiences in her birthplace of Washington, DC, her long time residence in Maryland and her heritage in North Carolina. Although retired from public schools, she is currently an adjunct professor in a community college.