Annette (Wengert) Tarpley hails from the United States, originally from Iowa, now resides in Virginia. She works as a nurse practitioner by day and poet by night, which she recently rekindled and has been writing with fervor. New to the online Facebook poetry community, in a 6 month span has received numerous accolades and awards including: Featured poet, Poem of the day, Poem of the month and several poems published on online poetry sites. She has published her book of poetry, “Poetry Potpourri,” which will be available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles, comprised of a variety of over 110 poems. She is also the founder and administrator of, “The Passion of Poetry,” and Moderator for “Motivational Strips,” and “Oxygen Pen” Facebook sites.