Jerry R. Davis
Jerry R. Davis was born, reared and lived most of his life in Michigan's Lower Peninsula. He taught in several secondary schools after
earning his bachelor's degree in history from Michigan State University. Later he earned a master's degree, also in history, from Central
Michigan University. After retiring, Jerry moved to Albuquerque in 1997 because of the milder winters found here. He is a member of SouthWest
Writers, the New Mexico/Arizona Book Co-op, and the Writers to Writers Workshop. He has been a finalist for the New Mexico Book Awards for
his previous books, Leafing Through My Family Tree, Master of None: A Love-Hate Affair with Home Remodeling,
Michigan Barns, Et Cetera: Rural Buildings of the Great Lake State, and Barns of the Land of Enchantment.