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Author of the inspirational and motivational poem The Finish!


Lena Fields-Arnold is the author of several books including; For This Child We Prayed:Living with the Secret Shame of Infertility, Strong Black Coffee: Poetry and Prose to Enlighten, Encourage, and Entertain Americans of African Descent, In the Absence of My Father, a book to encourage fathers, Scenes from the City, a book of urban based poetry, and Jackie's Way, which teaches young people about ways to manage anger and deal with bullying.  Lena's motivational tracks touch on leadership, goal setting, the power of dreams, and empowerment.

Lena has been published in several periodicals and books including "The Speaker Anthology"- a collection of 101 inspiring stories from the most successful motivational speakers from around the country, edited and published by Kent Gustavson and Sally Shields; and "Free to Fly: Wisdom for the Seasons in a Woman's Life," published by InSCRIBEd Inspirations.

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Scenes From the City: Poetic Pictures of Urban Life

Snap your fingers as award winning Word Artist Lena Arnold paints vivid mind scenes of life in the city. Take a trip through a poetic adventure designed to delight. You will laugh and cry throughout this poetic journey through love scenes, church scenes, and all scenes in between. Think of it as poetic cinema, and as with all good pictures, you will want to share it with your friends! Buy it today on Amazon.




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Accustomed to speaking to diverse audiences, Lena's engaging personality, and compelling  style is sure to inspire and motivate your audience.


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