|I have a strange thing growing in my yard, it is a creeper, and it is wet to the touch, and it is taking over my yard that is real shaded.|
|I can't tell for sure from your description, but it might be Florida Beggar Weed (Desmodium tortuosum). There are others, though, as pictured on the following website:
If you cannot find a photo of it on the above website, take a sample to your local cooperative extension office or well staffed nursery for positive i.d.
Best wishes with your landscape!