Barry Jablonski was born in Missouri. He grew up in many different states but calls Oklahoma and Florida home. Barry started writing poetry at the age of 16. Later on, inspired by a longtime friend, his first serious poem Dreams was written. It wasn't until forty years later that all his life experience would help him to create Dreams of A Poet Vol.1, his first book. Dreams of A Poet: My Best Dreams, are the collected works of Barry Jablonski.