About the Book
Stray Thoughts is a collection of poems and other works from America's heartland, straight from the pages of the Isabel Dakotan newspaper, located deep in farm and ranch country on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in central South Dakota. If you are looking for a good book to share with your family and friends on the subjects of God, nature, family, faith and community, this book is for you. This book also contains the Poem "Epitaph for Atlas", a moving poem about the South Dakota Cattleman's Blizzard of 2013.
Mark Peacock is a South Dakota author who grew up on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in central South Dakota. Mark writes a weekly poetry column in the Isabel Dakotan newspaper. His primary writing interests are God, family, community, and nature. Mark can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.