Poet and Preacher Pens New Prose

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Rev. Jerry Lee Hodges writes new poetry book, God Fills Empty Vessels

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The inspiration for poetry can come from a number of places, from the beauty of nature found in the poetry of Walt Whitman, to one’s inner feelings as written in Emily Dickinson’s works. For award-winning poet and preacher Rev. Jerry Lee Hodges, it was God. In his new book, God Fills Empty Vessels (published by AuthorHouse), Hodges pens prose inspiring others to see God’s glory.

When asked about his inspiration for writing God Fills Empty Vessels, Hodges response was quite endearing, “The book is my special thanks to God for helping me write all the books and for touching other souls who help in getting them published,” he said. “From the bottom of my heart I thank God for this.”

What others are saying about Hodges and his poetry:

“He is a great friend. This man is a great writer. His poems are beautiful, and wise, and are from the heart. The moment I hear his poems I rejoice with great delight. Jerry is a very understanding guy. He helps you when you need a friend. He is a great poet-my friend Jerry.” - Leann Sue Corbin

Through his poetry, Hodges wants readers to realize they are not alone in this world, and professes that the mighty power of God and his angels are just a prayer away.

About the Author
Rev. Jerry Lee Hodges is a street preacher and poet. He says his only goal in life is to educate souls in this world to help the poor and needy. Hodges is the author of a number of other books, including Poems of the Heart Volumes 1, 2 and 3. He is currently at work on his sixth book, The Journey. Hodges is the recipient of an Editor’s Choice Award for Outstanding Achievement in Poetry from poetry.com and the International Library of Poetry.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit authorhouse.com or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.


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