Marie Ary is a prolific writer, and her passion for poetry really shines through. I enjoyed reading about her triumphs and tribulations, as I felt that she was speaking directly to me. Even through the face of adversity, Marie writes that she believes in always having a positive attitude and sticking to her faith, something that is very admirable. If you are a fan of poetry, you will enjoy this book! -Amazon Review
Reflections Of My Smiles is a collection of poetry that is inspired by Marie Ary’s thoughts and personal life experience. In the book, she covers topics such as living without a father, being a foster youth, experiencing racism, ending fake friendships, dealing with heartbreak, and more.
About the Author
Marie Ary is a poet and college graduate from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, NC. Outside of her poetry, Marie has always been serious about her academics. While in college, Marie was a member of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Alpha Lambda Delta Freshman Honor Society, and Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society. Marie was also the recipient of The President’s Volunteer Service Award, Outstanding Senior Of The Year Award, and Computer Science Highest GPA Award.
In addition to those academic honors, Marie has also completed a summer a summer internship with Homeland Security and received a certificate from her old work-study job at the James B. Duke Memorial Library for Top-Student Worker Of The Year (2008-2009). Marie believes the sky is the limit when God is with you. So she vows to continue reaching for her dreams.