Dr. Masters is a retired faculty member of St. Johns River State College. She continues to read from her work in the Eckerd College Road Scholar Program. In 2015, she was knighted by the Board of Directors of the Easter Festival Committee of St. Augustine for her dedication in promotion St. Augustine's Spanish heritage. A St. Augustine native, she is a 12th generation Floridian. Poetry from this collection has been published in anthologies and journals, read at the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Annual Conference and Florida Literary Arts Coalition Conferences, recognized at the Florida Folk Festival, and recorded for the Florida State Historical Archives.