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About the Author
Gary Carter was born in San Diego, California n 1938 and graduated from Sweetwater High School In National City in June of 1956. After serving three years in the United States Marine Corps, he attended college as a science major at Grossmont Community College, continuing his education at San Diego State University as a botany major. His poems have appeared in the Port Orford News, as well as the Las Vegas Sun and many poetry journals and magazines. He is the author of "Jump Start", an apocalyptic science fiction thriller concerning the origin of dragons (2003), "For the Good of the Many", a National Award Winning military/political thriller (2007), "Mystic Summer", a multi-cultural love story set in San Diego in 1954, "The Cedars of Lebanon" a science fiction, time travel adventure back to 600 BC to try and save a dying world (2018), "The Beginner's Guide to Growing Herbs and their Culinary, Medicinal and Mystical Properties", an Amazon Best Seller( 2019), and three books of poetry: "My City by the Sea" - poems for all ages (2006) with several award winners in it, "Imagery" - Poems to make you laugh, cry, wonder, doubt and argue about (2013), and "Songs from the Southern Oregon Coast", a compilation of short stories and poems, by 56 authors, telling what they love about living along the southern Oregon coast, one of our world's most beautiful places (2018). A retired nursery owner, Gary now spends most of his time writing, visiting with family and friends, and orchestrating author and poet's gatherings.