Dana R. Yost

Dana R. Yost
Poetry, South Dakota Authors

Dana R. Yost, winner of the South Dakota State Poetry Society’s 2020 Chapbook Award for In Your Head, was a state and national award-winning daily newspaper editor and writer for 29 years, mostly in Minnesota. A three-time Pushcart Prize nominee for poetry, he has authored five previous books and is working on his first novel, Before I Get Old. A lifelong resident of the rural Midwest, Yost lives in Sioux Falls with his wife, Rae. 



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