Judith Tullis was born in Chicago and lives in Indian Head Park . She raised three sons and now enjoys learning about life from her grandchildren. Retired from the secretarial business she owned for years, she loves to work not only in the flower garden outside her home but also in the word garden that is Poetry. She is former Vice President and current Treasurer for the Illinois State Poetry Society and Secretary of Poets & Patrons of Chicago. Her poems have appeared in several print and online venues.