The question is always asked by the curious travelers who have crossed the Plains at Interstate speeds, “How can you live here without the mountains, the ocean, the woods?” But what they are really speaking to is their desire to “get it” right away. The sublime of this place that we call the prairie is one of patience and looking.- Keith Jacobshagen, The Changing Prairie
Take a look!
|A fallow field of prairie grasses and black-eyed susans|
Dozens of semi trailers sit idle, waiting at the grain elevator, biding time until the busy days of the corn harvest in fall
It's true -- you can hear the corn grow on days like today!
The church, tallest building in town, witness to life's most
joyous and solemn events
The water tower, the church spire, and the grain elevator,
silhouetted against the morning sky
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