Harper is a native of the Southeastern United States. She received several degrees including a doctorate in couseling, the field in which she currently works. The author describes herself as easygoing and peaceable. Harper's poetry has been described as humorous, heartwarming, and helpful. Her subtle humor and keen insight add a special flavor to the reading of the book. All ages find thought-provoking messages in its content.
Her words: "Every day I wake, I thank the Creator for another opportunity."