Mattie Stepanek is wise about love. Love for his family, friends, country, and faith imbues these poems with a heartfelt nature that is rare and inspiring.Of course, Mattie also knows about sadness and loss. He struggles with a rare form of muscular dystrophy that claimed the lives of his three siblings. But despite living a life that many would never choose, Mattie is a joyful kid who never lacks for someone and something to love.This fifth poetry collection includes sections entitled "Finding Love from Lessons", "Witnessing Love in Creation". "Sharing Love Through People", "Keeping Love Amid Challenges". and "Learning Love for the Future". Mattie puts his heart and soul into these poems and into sharing the gift of his Heartsong.From the innocence of young love to the maturity of a poem for a friend's wedding, Mattie sees love everywhere around him. His goal has always been to bring peace to the world through his words. Listen to this recording and find peace in your own life.
©2002 Mattie J.T. Stepanek; (P)2002 Hyperion