Two year anniversary

Original post 5/7/2017   Welcome to The Backyard Poet In my never-ending quest to show the world my foolish attempts at creativity, I have decided to join the blogging community with my new blog site ‘The Backyard Poet’. I know what you're thinking. But Jerry, the river of information we call the internet is already jammed full …

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Happy Holidays

There seems to be a controversy among many of you, demanding that we put ‘Christ’ back in Christmas. I would like to attempt to explain difference between “Merry Christmas” and “Happy Holidays”. Christmas is the act of honoring God and the birth of our Savior. It is about helping our fellow man in their time …

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Thank You for Your Gift

Perched here within my writer’s garret Among all my dusty books and notes I'll bare my soul and try to share it All my stories, poems, quips and quotes   There's times inspiration guides my hand But other times nothing to be heard It's hard for people to understand The struggle to find that perfect …

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