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$20

Drilling the Hooves of Sheep: Searching for the Real South Dakota


Charles Luden


Luden captures the groundedness and strangeness of the wide-open north.










$15

Capable Ways


Craig Challender


Challender's poems capture the experience of life and relationships with an unusual poignancy. This is what it means to grow up in America.










$20

Late Summer Plums


Kevin L. Cole


Poems of the northern plains, an extremely popular collection, especially with birders. Nature and humanity woven together into a beautiful experience.










$10

Holiday Street


Steve Boint


Winter and Christmas poems tightly bound together, almost a single, flowing narrative










$20

Rivers, Wings & Sky


Poetry by Norma Wilson

Artwork by Nancy Losacker


Eighteen paired works by artist Nancy Losacker and poet Norma Wilson reflect the interconnectedness of the Missouri River ecosystem as together they speak of our deep relationships to the rivers, winged creatures, and sky.










$15

Gift of Moments


Poetry by Bruce Roseland

Artwork by Doris Symens Armstrong


Doris Symens Armstrong painted a painting each day for a month, photographed it, and sent the image to Bruce Roseland. He recorded in poetry the feelings, thoughts, visions, and daydreams produced by Doris’ work. The result is enchanting.










$20

Blue Thirsty


Charles Luden


Charles' unique brand of impressionist verse – tied to the understandable, but soaring far, far beyond the mundane. Classic work from an important, but often overlooked, poet.










$10

Threadbare


Sara Amelia Snelling


Life is worth the living! Sara's celebration of life after being diagnosed with epilepsy will leave the reader smiling and energized, ready to face whatever this universe throws their way.










$10

Song for My Mother


Bruce Roseland


Award-winning poet, Bruce Roseland, chronicles his mother's decline. Never maudlin (after all, Bruce is a rancher), often touching, never villainizing, never stereotypical, yet somehow filled with hope and love, this is a must-read for anyone facing end-of-life issues.










$16

Elsewhere


art by Boyd McPeek

poems by Steve Boint


Each page a separate science fiction short story in verse, Steve and Boyd have created something unique, almost a new genre. Theirs is a universe filled with . . . you'll just have to read it and find out.










$15

don't wanna go out


Wes Eisenhauer

Dorianne Munce

Matt Dorweiller

Larry Person

Alex Hagen


5 chapbooks in one volume. Poetry by a rapper, an elder-care specialist, a newspaper stacker, a bus driver, and a lawyer. Amazing stuff. Somehow it really does fit together.










$16

how it goes jumping


Charles Nauman


Renowned filmmaker Charles Nauman enters the poetry arena with a maturity of insight not unexpected if you know his films. Strong, strong stuff. Down to earth and mystical all at once.










$10

Physicist at the Window


Steve Boint


Poems of science and philosophy. Ever read a poem about Spinoza, significant figures, Le Chatellier's Principle? It's all here. Even a poem about nothing.










$14.95

from the lonely cold


Nicole Allen

Charles Luden

Jason Freeman

Steve Boint


Poems by a waitress, a guru, a strip club drummer and a heretic.

What could be more interesting?










$16

I'm Raybo


Ray Novak


Ray, the quintessential hippie, passed away in 2014. He will be missed.

His words live on.










$16

World Of If


Poems by Charles Luden

art by Boyd McPeek


The taste of Zen and science fiction. Wow! Scurfpea's bestseller.










$15

frail as paper


Steve Boint


An exploration of faith, frustration, lust, emptiness, and the pull of something just over the horizon. There are answers here. There are more questions.