About the Author

Alvina Y. Platt-Gregory

My name is Alvina Y. Platt-Gregory. I was born and reared in Trenton. I teach elementary health and physical education for the Trenton school district. I graduated from Living Faith Bible Academy and received a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from Trenton State College aka The College of New Jersey. I’m also a custom clothier designer, having received a diploma in dressmaking and design from Harcourt Learning Direct. 

I’m a mother of three successful sons and a grandmother of two smart and creative children, a boy and a girl. I love God and witnessed many miracles in life along with daily blessings. I want everyone to experience the love and power of God.

I wrote for the International Poet Society. I received six Editor’s Choice certificates and a Poet of Merit Award.

My poem “Become” was included in Theatre of the Mind, a poetry collection by various poets published by Noble House.