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Duane L. Herrmann




























Published Work Continued...  

Creative Circle: Art, Literature and Music in Baha'i Perspective, Kalimat Press (Los Angeles) 1989
   "Poetry and the Arts in Rebuilding Society," p.175-192
   "Poets Cry,"  {poem}  p.190

Favorably reviewed and quoted in: Journal of Bahá'í Studies,
         vol 2, # 2, 1989, p.171-173

Whispers Shouting Glory,  Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1989
                A collection of thirty-six poems

Andrew Herrmann Family in America, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1989

Christmas Memories, Kansas Authors Club (Topeka) 1990
   "Lady Friend," p.7-9

Voices From a Borrowed Garden, Louhelen Bahá'í School & Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1990
   "Duane L. Herrmann - 1989/146,"  {fifteen poems}  p.53-68

At Home in Ellis County, Ellis County Historical Society (Hays, Kansas) 1991
   "Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís, Hays," p.199

Community Histories: Studies in the Bábi and Bahá'í Religions, vol. 6, Kalimat Press, (L.A.) 1992
   "The Bahá'í Faith in Kansas: 1897-1947," p.66-108

Statements on Writing: a compilation, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1993

American Poets of the 1990’s, East and West literary Fellowship (San Francisco) 1994
   "Lighted Window,"  {poem}  p.38

Bahá'í World, vol. XIX (1983-1986), Haifa: Bahá'í World Center (Haifa, Israel), 1994
   "Pilgrimage,"  {poem}  p.807
   recognition of history research, p.370

The Bahá'í Faith in Kansas Since 1897, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1994

The Life of May Brown in Her Own Words, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1994

How to Use Potpourri in the Classroom, Potpourri Publications (Olathe, Kansas) 1994
   "Family Plowing,"  {poem – reprint}  p.49

Die Familia Andrew Herrmann in Amerika, (Reckendorf, Bayern, Deutschland) 1994

Why They Became Bahá’ís, Bahá’í Publishing Trust – India (new Delhi, India) 1994
   "How Can Any Sane Person Say Christ Has Returned,"  (reprinted from The American Bahá’í, Aug 1988)

Desinformation als Methode, Georg Olms Verlag, (Hildesheim, Deutschland) 1995
                footnote citation on p.609

                trans: Making the Crooked Straight, George Ronald publisher                 (Oxford, England) 2000
                                footnote citation on p.758

Fragrances of Grace, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1996
                A collection of nine poems

Kansas Rhymer, Society for Creative Writers (Manhattan, Kansas) 1996
   "Just What They Do,"  {poem}  p.59
   "Father’s Flag, "  {poem}  p.70
   "Current Rushing,”  {poem}  p.105

Early Bahá'ís of Enterprise, Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1997

Word of Mouth, Penhaligon Page Ltd (Llangollen, Wales) 1998
   "Colorado Looms,"  {poem}  p.93

A History of the Bahá'í Community of Samarkand, with Dr. Hasan T. Shodiev of Samarkand University
        Buffalo Press (Topeka) 1999
                With four poems added by request of co-author

Hidden Roots, Penhaligon Page Ltd, (Llangollen, Wales) 2000
   "Destiny"  {poem}  p.80-81

Celebrating the Century, Topeka Capital-Journal (Topeka) 2000
   "It Could Happen," p.64

               A Family at the Turn of a Century, Duane L. Herrmann (Topeka)                2000
                Copy requested by Bibliotekdirektor of Bambergstaatbibliotek,                Bamberg, Bayern.

Kansas Vistas, Duane L. Herrmann (Topeka) 2002
                A collection of nine poems

The Central Figures: Bahá’u’lláh, vol 2, Bahá'í Publishing Trust – US (Wilmette, IL) 2002
   "Stranger in the Mountains,"  {reprint #3}  p.102-105
   "The Letter of Certainty," p.136-139
   "A Letter from Baghdád," p.141-146
   "Bahá’u’lláh’s Tablet to the Queen," p.155-160

Topeka Friends Meeting: 1982-2002, Produced by Friends (Topeka) 2002

The Central Figures: Bahá’u’lláh, vol 3, Bahá'í Publishing Trust – US (Wilmette, IL) 2003
   "On His Shoulders," p.10-15
   "To Be a Brilliant Star," p.97-101
   "A Radiant Point of Light," p.167-169
   "Papers in the River," p.170-173
Selected Trees, Duane L. Herrmann (Topeka) 2003
                A collection of nine poems

A Little History of Islam in Topeka, with Imam Omar Hazim (Topeka) 2003

Book Three, Duane L. Herrmann (Topeka) 2004
                A collection of nine poems

Our Way With Words, Kansas Authors Club (centennial book), 2004
   "Not Quite So New in Kansas," p. 23-25.

Onomatopoeia, 2005
   "Little Sister Lost"

Prairies of Possibilities: New and Selected Poems, iUniverse (New York, Lincoln, Shanghai), 2005
                A collection of ninety-five poems with notes and index

The Central Figures: the Báb, vol.2, Bahá'í Publishing Trust – US (Wilmette, IL) 2005
   "The Best Loved Letter," p. 66.
   "A Day Not Forgotten," p. 74.
   "The Best of Friends," p. 78.

By Thy Strengthening Grace, Topeka Bahá’í Assembly (Topeka) 2006
Dreams, (no publisher) 2007
   "The Morning Daddy Died," np

Reckendorf: Kultur und Kultus in einer frankischen Landgemeinde, Gemeinde Reckendorf (Deutschland) 2007
   Fotos: s.491,492
   Anmerkungen: 80, s.510
   Literaturhinweise: s.553

Periodicals (alphabetically):

Art Dialogue, Bahá'í Association For Arts (Netherlands)
   "Preliminary Examination of the Poetry of Robert Hayden,"
       part I.   Dec. 1992 #22, p.13-14.
       part II.   Mar. 1993 #23, p.7-9.
   "Lightly Treading,"  {poem}   June 1993 #24, p.13
   "Roger White, A Friend,"   Sept 1993 #25, p.3-4
   "Moment of Nourishment,"  {poem}   Sept 1993 #25, p.24
   "Duane Herrmann, USA, Writes,"   Dec 1993 #26, p.5
   "An Earthly Paradise,"  {book review}   Dec 1993 #26, p.8
   "Travels With Lua,"  {drama review}   Sept 1994, p.8
   "Running Lines,"  {poem - 1st six verses}   June 1996, p.14
   "Steadfastness,"  {poem}   Mar 1999, p.15
   "Golden Alchemy,"  {poem}   June 2001, p.20
   webpage with poems and list of published collections, 2001.

The American Bahá'í
   "Bahá'í Youth Clubs," {*}*
   "Cora Schulte,"   December 1986, p. 27 *
   "May Brown: Handmaiden,"   August 1988, p. 2-3.
   "Louhelen's Fourth Hayden Fellowship,"   October 1989, p. 11.*
   "May Brown,"   March 1991, p. 22.*
    untitled, re: Hayden Poetry Fellowship   Mulk 148, p. 14.*
   "A Legacy of Service: Bertha H. Kirkpatrick,"   Rahmat 151, p. 15.
   "Kansas Baha'i Centennial,"   Qawl 153, p. 9.*
   "Enterprise, Kansas,"   Azamat 160, p. 32.*
            *no byline       {*}  title & date unknown

Association for Bahá’í Studies Bulletin (Canada)
   "Robert Hayden Poetry Fellowship,"   Number 43, p. 2&7.

Bahá'í News
   "Enterprise (Kansas) Second in U.S.?"   March 1987, p. 6-7
   "The Place for the Poet,"   June 1989, p. 8-9
   "The International Bahá'í Council,"   March 1990, p. 10-11

Bahá’í Vizier (Netherlands)
   De Bahá’í-gemeenschap van Samarkand - Winter 2004, p.171-179

Brilliant Star
   "Stranger in the Mountains,"  {reprint #1}   Summer/Special 1991, p.24-5
   "Ellsworth Blackwell: A Teacher and Guide,"   Nov/Dec 1991, p.24
   "The First Bahá'í Holy Year,"   Mar/April 1992, p.33
   "The Light,"  {poem}  Jul-Aug 1996, p.24
   "A Real Superhero," July/Aug 2004, p.

Child's Way
   "Stranger in the Mountains,"   Sept/Oct 1982, p. 4-7

Chaos 43, Dansk-Norsk Tidskrift For Religionishistoriske Studier / Scandinavian Journal of Religious History Studies, (Museum Tusculanums Forlag, Universitat Kobenhavn, Dansk) 2005
   "Verdensborgere, Baha’iernes historie or sociologi i et                                                  globaliserings-perspektiv," Dr Margit Warburg
   Citation, p.186
   Kilder, p.188

East & West Literary Quarterly (Chinese/English)
   "That Man Smiling,"  {poem}   Autumn 1992, p.4
   "Robert Earl Hayden,"   Summer 1993, p.15
   "My Soul is Not White,"  {poem}

Farm Woman News
   "Harmony Club,"   June 1986, p.17

Family Spirit
   "Our Family Extends Both Ways,"   Winter 1992/3, p.9
   "Letters from our Readers," (favorable comments)   Spring 1993, p.4

Forum (New Zealand)
   "Great Results can come from Small Efforts: Rose Hilty and the Topeka     Bahá'í Library," Vol. 2 No. 2, 1993, p.49-51
   issue dedicated to Duane L. Herrmann   -  Vol. 3 No. 1, 1994, verso.

Glory (India)
   "Missionaries Who Aided the Cause of God,"  Spring 1991, Vol. XIII, No. 2,

Herald of the South (Australia)
   "Bertha Hyde Kirkpatrick,"   July/Sept 1991, p.46-8
   "The Second Baha'i Holy Year,"   April/June 1993, p.26-8
   "Robert Hayden: His Life and Legacy,"   Jan/Mar 1994, p.16-19
   "Stepping Out,"   April-June 1998, p.25-27

   "To Visit My Father,"  {poem}  Spring 1988, p.13
   "The Frozen House,"  {poem}  Spring 1988, p.21
   "Outward Bound,"  {poem}  Spring 1988, p.34
   "In the Snow,"  {poem}  Spring 1989, p.23
   "Poets Cry,"  {poem}  Spring 1989, p.78
   "Afternoon Tea,"   Fall 1989, p.28-33
   "One Last Time,"  {poem}  Spring 1990, p.63
   "Summer Wetting,"  {poem}  Winter 1990/91 p.60
   "Oh, Dear! "  {poem}  Fall 1991, p.39
   "The Field, "  {poem}  Spring 1992, p.71-72
   "Body Debris"  {poem}  Fall 1992, p.109
   "Cherry Tomatoes, "   Fall, 1992, p.118-121
   "Corner Lot, "  {poem}  Fall 1992, p.59
   "It’s Obvious, "  {poem}  Spring 1994, p.44

Kansas Writer
   "Duane Herrmann,"   Fall 1986, p.3

   "Two Extraordinary Kansas Women,"   Sept. 1997, p.6

Little Balkans Review
   "Flint Hills Farm," {poem} Spring 2011, p.138

The Nightingale
   "Spotlight on Topeka,"   Mar/Apr, 1992
   "Early Bahá'ís in American and Kansas,"   Nov/Dec 1992, p.4

Midwest Quarterly
   "On the Hillside,"  {poem}  Summer, vol. XL, viii, 2007, p.543
   bio, p.544

New Horizons
   "Up and Up,"  {poem}  Spring 1969, np
   "Alone,"  {poem}  Spring 1969, np

   "The Place for the Poet,"  {reprint}   #2-1990, p.2-4
   "Mourning Roger White,"   #3-1994, p.2-3
   "To Gold - and ON!"  {poem}   #5-1996, p.17
   "No Mountain Lions"  {poem}   #12-2006, p.16
   "Dead Bridge by the Side of the Road," {poem}   #13-2008, p.44

The Passionate Few
   "Some Big, Some Little,"  {poem}   Spring 1972, p.11
   "Blue Diamond Hair,"  {poem}   Spring 1973, p.17
   "Long Age and Far Away,"  {poem}   Spring 1973, p.17
   "The City," {poem}   Spring 1973, p.17
   "White - White - White: A Protest,"  {poem}   Spring 1973, p.17

   "Family Plowing,"  {poem}  Dec. 1991, p.14
   "House on the Edge of a Meadow,"  {poem}  Sept. 1992, p.5
   "Daily Run,"  {poem}  Dec. 1992, p.6
   "Table Manner,"  {poem}  Jan. 1993, p.10
   "Flight,"  {poem}  July-Aug. 1994, p.34

Potpourri Postcards
   "Lightly Treading,"   1991 series

Phoenix Sound
   "Spring Lake,"  {poem}  Oct. 1992, p.13
   "God Created,"  {poem}  Nov. 1992, p.12
   "Green Hug,"  {poem}  Dec. 1992, p.12
   "Coyote Rules the World,"  {poem}  Mar. 1993, p.7
   "For Deer Waiting,"  {poem}  Apr. 1993, p.9
   "Remembrance,"  {poem}  June 1993, p.8

Spiritual Mothering Journal
   "Househusband is not spelled U-N-E-M-P-L-O-Y-E-D"   Winter 1986, p. 23-    24.
   "Having the Essentials"   Fall 1987, p. 37-38.
   "'Mothering' in the Other Direction"   Winter 1987, p. 23.
   "Parents: The Word Made Flesh"   Fall 1988, p. 15-16.
   "The Different Third"   Winter 1988, p. 10-11.
   "Two - Not Tidy" {poem}   Summer 1991, p. 35.
   "Nap-Hunter" {poem}   Spring 1992, p. 24.

Sunflower Petals
   "Daily Run,"  {poem}  Spring 1992, p.18
   "Two – Not Tidy,"  {poem}  Spring 1992, p.12
   "A Leaf Sighs,"  {poem}  Autumn 1992, p.25
   "Granma’s Sheets,"  {poem}  Spring 1993, p.5
   "The Fawn I Saw Last Spring,"  {poem}  Winter 1992-3, p.23
   "Green Hug,"  {poem}  {poem}  Spring 1994, p.5
   "Into Morning,"  {poem}  Spring 1994, p.23

Swiss Bahá’í Bulletin, ‘Swiss Roots of Kansas Bahá’í Community,’ NSA                   Schweiz, December 2003
     Mitteilungsbulletin: "Schweizer Wuzelen der Bahá’í-Gemeinde von                   Kansas…"  pp.5-6
     Bulletin d’information: "Des racines suisses de la communauté bahá’í de            Kansas…"  p. 6

Topeka Capital Journal
   "Dear David Lester" {poem}  13 Nov. 1990, p. 2-B
   "It Could Happen" {opinion}  14 May 1999, p. B-1 & 2
   "Beyond Tolerance" {opinion}  28 Nov 2008, p. B-1

Topeka Friends Meeting
   "Quiet and Peace,"  {poem}  Mar 1996, p.2
   "Across the Veil,"  {poem}  June-July 1996 p.6
   "Prayers in Time of War,"  {poem}  April 2003, p.2
   "And the Word..."  {poem}  December 2008, p.2

World Order
   "Houses as Perfect as Is Possible,"   Fall 1994, p.17-31
   "Interchange," more information...   Spring 1995, p.5
   "Sun Magnificent,"  {poem}   Fall 1995, p.19
   "Letters from a Nineteenth Century Kansas Bahá'í,"   Winter 1996-97,
   p.27- 35.
   "Turbulent Kansas,"   Fall 1999, p.29-4

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