This excellent book of poetry is written by best-selling poet Mignon Renae Spencer. These rhymes eloquently address life, living and pursuit of happiness. The maze indicate how a-"mazing" life is as we know it. The book also includes a guide to writing the Japanese style of poetry and self-portait poems. You get to read some great poetry and then try your hand at writing these two simple, fun forms. It's a must have for the poetry lover/writer or a great gift for birthday or Christmas.