i am alive was written & illustrated in response to the question, 'mommy, daddy, what is alive?' through a playful rhyming poem, paired with unique and colorful handmade collage illustrations, little listeners will see themselves in some of their favorite activities as they are introduced to concepts of emotions, being, and, ultimately, the endless energy of alive. this book is a fantastic resource whether you are welcoming a new human to this earth, grieving the transition of a loved one, or just celebrating the duality of life as we know it! if you ultimately believe that we are more than our physical bodies and want to impart a spirit of living alive to the littles in your life, than this book is for you! i hope you enjoy again, and again, and again and again. learn more at morethemerrlier.com (@morethemerrlier) and go forth & shine your smile!