A Wisconsin farmer’s poetry remembers the loss and joy of rural life

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
A red barn sits on a snowy yard.
Daniel Smith’s barn in Arena, Wisconsin. Photo by Tim Peterson/WPR

Daniel Smith’s poetry draws on golden memories, joy and loss found on farm and in rural life. We talk with him about his collection called “Ancestral.”

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Trina La Susa Technical Director
  • Daniel Smith Guest

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