Del a.k.a. Abe Jones

Rookie (5/8/41 / Indio, CA)

Biography of Del a.k.a. Abe Jones

Del a.k.a. Abe Jones poet

Born, Indio, California,1941.
Four children, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren residing in Washington State. Worked sheetmetal on Disney World and other projects around the Country. Retired 2003.
Self-published four books. Donated profits from one to families of Tennessee National Guardsmen of Desert Storm.
Recited 'The Wall', about the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, at dedication of Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Orlando. Two poems are etched on the Ellis County Veteran's Memorial in Waxahachie, Texas, dedicated Veteran's Day,2002. “The Never Ending Trail” about the Cherokee Trail Of Tears used in classrooms across the Nation and abroad.

Del a.k.a. Abe Jones's Works:

'OF NATIVE AMERICAN', 'MOONTIDES, AND OTHER CHANGES', 'THE WORLD, WAR, FREEDOM, AND MORE', and 'DREAMS, REALITIES, HEARTS, AND FLOWERS'

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