About the Author: Jaudon Berry

Ronald Jaudon "Don" Berry was born in Florida and raised in Coconut Grove (Miami). A Veteran, he lived for 10 years in Atlanta where he was a Senior Vice President of an international life insurance company before moving back to Florida and choosing Jacksonville some years ago. Educated at the U.of Fla., U.of Miami, and The Kansas City College of Osteopathy and Surgery, Don has been engaged in the Life Insurance Business for the past 30 some years and also has the CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter) Degree from The American College, Bryn Mawr and the Fellowship designation (FLMI) from the Life Management Institute. He also was a founding Board Member and student at an accredited Christian Counselor College in Jacksonville and has a Degree in Christian Counseling. Continuing in the Life Insurance Business he also counsels part-time and on the Inter-net. He has served as Sunday School Teacher, President of The Methodist Men's Club, Chairman of The Administrative Board, and V.P. and acting Pres. of FGBMFI (Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International). He also founded, taught Bible lessons and operated a city-wide trans-denominational singles fellowship "SOS" in Jacksonville. His hobbies are salt water fishing, genealogy, archaeology, and writing."Most often The Lord sends completed poetry", Don Says, "but sometimes only a few words and a theme and the rest is 'work out the poem with prayer & trembling." Don has 4 daughters who he is devoted to. He also wtites a feature article for "The Fellowship of Christian Poets" website caled "Cool Sites" where he reviews other Christian sites.