Tell It as You See It is a combination of poems that express the challenging situations in the author's life, and demonstrates how she found the strength in God to overcome those situations. It would be a better world if we could act on the measure of faith that God has given each of us. The poems have been broken into five different categories to appeal to different audiences, they are: Getting With It Time is Passing By Pressing On Choose God. Submit Yourself to His Guidance Hold On, Jesus Is With You! All of her poems carry one unique message: Don't give up! Trust God, He loves you and will see you through whatever you encounter in your life. Doris has overcome many obstacles in her lifetime that have made her the person she is today. She came from a large family of fifteen children and had to struggle to find her place in the bunch, but that has not prevented her from pursuing her goals in life. As a child she began writing poetry to express her innermost feelings. She has a strong sense of dependency on the Lord and she realizes that God is her strength.