Prairie Poet | Duane Herrmann

I sing
of open spaces
vasty sky,
and the wind,
constant wind
over rolling prairie,
with creeks:
my home.

Duane L Herrmann was surprised to find himself in 1951 on a prairie farm.  Still trying to make sense of that, he’s grown fond of grass waving under wind, trees, and moonlight.  He survived a traumatic, abusive childhood embellished with dyslexia, ADHD (both unknown at the time), cyclothymia, now, PTSD.

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