The love of people, the desire for social justice, honesty and freedom moved author Elma Gabriel-Mayers to pen poems portraying the plight of the under-privileged, children and senior citizens. The passionate prose and moving rhymes and verses within the pages of “Standing Tall in Echoes of Destiny” (published by Xlibris) deliver a message of empowerment and egalitarianism for the hearts and minds of readers everywhere.
Gabriel-Mayers beckons a close link into life’s destiny and life’s journey. Her pieces deal with subjects like emotions, the realities of life, family, mentors, nationalism, and spirituality. Her writings denounce fear and anxieties directed towards neighbors, families, co-workers and leaders. She also speaks against the havoc caused by the establishment’s greed. She encourages resistance to the perils facing all people while promoting the will to shine in life, viewing any stumbling block as an opportunity for individuals to develop their vision and exercise their creativity.
The lyrical rhythm and profound gist in the book imbues a profound sense of connection between souls, that of the author and of the reader. By “Standing Tall in Echoes of Destiny,” readers will witness and experience Gabriel-Mayers’ compassion, honesty, integrity and respect for all people.